Will my eggs still hatch? Power off for 16 hrs.

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tmoore8595, Apr 28, 2011.

  1. tmoore8595

    tmoore8595 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I lost power for 16 hrs. because of the storms yesterday. I covered the incubator with blankets but that's all I could do. When the power came back on the temp. inside the incubator was 74 degrees. It was day 9 and all of the eggs were developing on day 7 when I candled them. Can anyone tell me if there is a chance any of them will hatch?[​IMG]
     
  2. dsqard

    dsqard Crazy "L" Farms

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    There is a good chance they will hatch. I would leave them in the incubator for a few more days and then try candling them again to see if you see live embryos. Good luck! [​IMG]
     
  3. tmoore8595

    tmoore8595 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Thanks dsqard, I will do that.
     
  4. kagedgoddess

    kagedgoddess Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They might be fine. I lost power for 4 days during the blizzard last year, my eggs hatched. Good luck!
     
  5. tmoore8595

    tmoore8595 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They all hatched, all 26. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  6. gameboygal12

    gameboygal12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:YAY!!!! I'm so happy for you!!! [​IMG]:weee:weee:weee:weee
     
  7. Turkeyrangler

    Turkeyrangler Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:very cool
     
  8. naakte

    naakte Chillin' With My Peeps

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    awesome!
     
  9. kimandrich

    kimandrich Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats![​IMG]
     
  10. dbcooper02

    dbcooper02 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I love to see posts like this 'cause it makes a great place to refer people who find themselves in similar circumstances.
     

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