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How many people dry hatch?

Do many of you dry hatch until day 18? I don't but would like to hear how others get on with it.

Tw
Thursday, April 4th, 2019

Yep I do with good results

dave w
Thursday, April 4th, 2019

I might try it next time. Saves opening the incubator and moving eggs etc. I usually don't bother candling until day 18 anyway.

Tw
Friday, April 5th, 2019

Ya, I just had a 100 % hatch using the dry hatch method. Before I used to add water every few days but decided to see how a dry hatch would work, best hatch I ever had

christmasdiane
Saturday, April 6th, 2019

What is going wrong when the birds get all sticker in the shell? It goes hard like glue.

swan 555
Saturday, April 6th, 2019


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