tempurature fell real low are the eggs ruined

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mycountrycabin, Jul 4, 2008.

  1. mycountrycabin

    mycountrycabin Songster

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    my incubator tempurature fell to about 89 will th eggs still hatch
     
  2. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

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    What day are you on and how long was it that low? My power went out for 2 hours the other night and my temps dropped to 85. I candled the next day and they seemed fine.
     
  3. Alabama_boy

    Alabama_boy In the Brooder

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    They should be fine.
     
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I've had it go lower when the power went out and I still had a good hatch.
     
  5. d.k

    d.k red-headed stepchild

    * I think it depends on how long it was down, but not sure. The eggs-perts will be along. For now, I would get it back up to temp. and wait and see.
     
  6. seriousbill

    seriousbill Songster

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    Low temps are better than high spikes. If the temp wasn't low for more than a few hours, they should be just fine. It'll only slow development a bit.
     
  7. I don't think you have anything to worry about.
     

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