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Sweating Eggs??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by 4hchknmama, Mar 25, 2009.

  1. 4hchknmama

    4hchknmama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just picked up some eggs this morning from someone here local, they were laid last night/this morning. I put them into my bator when I got home, and they are 'sweating' I didnt have any of my other eggs do this before, is this normal?
     
  2. CANDLE98

    CANDLE98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They were too cold when you put them in there. I am not sure if that makes them not usuable anymore.
     
  3. 77horses

    77horses ◊The Spontaneous Pullet!◊

    Aug 19, 2008
    [CONFIDENTIAL]
    You are suppose to let the eggs adjust to room temp. for like a day before putting them into the bator. [​IMG]
    Leave them in a dry, warm place to warm up all day, and turn them once and a while.
    The change in temp.(from cooler to like almost 100*F.) causes the "sweat" to form, and it's not good because it will clog the egg's pores. Take the out, dry them gently with a paper towel, and let them adjust to room temp.
    Good luck! [​IMG]
     
  4. 4hchknmama

    4hchknmama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the tips [​IMG]
     

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