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stopping turning too early???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by camchick, Apr 15, 2012.

  1. camchick

    camchick Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey guys was just wondering what happens if you stop turning eggs too early?
     
  2. hennypenny99

    hennypenny99 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hugo, Ok
    I read on here that you can stop turning after 14 days and it won't hurt them. [​IMG]
     
  3. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm Premium Member

    Yep, turn for at least 14 days. The 18 day thing is just standard.
     
  4. camchick

    camchick Out Of The Brooder

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    Thats great guys but what if I stop turning too early!!!! Say, at 10 or 12 days?
     
  5. raymondjames

    raymondjames Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Don't. It's not worth possibly damaging the embryo.

    As for turning for 14 days, I have never heard of this. But if one is a slower developer it might not be best. And it wouldn't help anyone to stop 10-12 days.
     
  6. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm Premium Member

    Some people dont turn at all an still get ok hatches. I would not recommend that though...


    Raymond, the 14 days are enough thing I heard from this video.
     

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