the float test..

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Evelle, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. Evelle

    Evelle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 27, 2011
    North Idaho
    i have heard about this in many threads..
    not to sure about it.. what to think about it.
    where is the scientific study to back it up??
    just seems kinda shady..
     
  2. Kassaundra

    Kassaundra Sonic screwdrivers are cool!

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    Quote:If your talking about for eating, yes, the reason is the older the egg the bigger the air sac in the egg.

    If your talking about for hatching eggs, I have no clue.
     
  3. Evelle

    Evelle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 27, 2011
    North Idaho
    yeah for hatching... i dont understand where they got it from..
    if it floats its a dud if it sinks its a dud if its in the middle its good???? HOW DOES THAT MAKE SENCE.
     
  4. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    it never made sense to me. when i did he test had some that sank and then started chirping and some that floated and rocked. soo what do now is just look for any sign of movement or any sounds
     

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