Should i Wait? or put them in?............

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by lucyharper123, Dec 22, 2012.

  1. lucyharper123

    lucyharper123 Chirping

    Dec 16, 2012
    i'm putting eggs in my incubator it can take 24 eggs, i have 8 eggs just now should i put them in just now? or wait until i have the full 24 eggs ? also i candle all my eggs before i put them in, and one has the air bubble nearly on the side of the egg. is this sutible to incubate? and one last thing should i wash them before i put them in ? [​IMG]
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Store them at a moderate temperature, turn daily and you can easily hold eggs up to two weeks with good hatchability. (I have held them far longer.) The one with the air bubble on the side should be viable. I would not recommend washing the eggs prior to incubation.

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