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Poor air cells

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fduncan, Mar 1, 2013.

  1. fduncan

    fduncan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had one batch of shipped eggs that have some horrible air cells ( very large saddle cells and some just going all the way up the side ) and I was wondering would it be better to hatch them in a carton or laying down ?
    Thanks !
     
  2. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    there is lots of info on this

    have a look at this article

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-101
     

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