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Hatching Egg Guide – Shipped Eggs

    1. Unpacking the eggs – carefully unpack the eggs remove all wrapping. If there are cracked or broken eggs, discard. No matter how good we pack this could happen unfortunately.
    2. Put them big end up and pointy egg down in an egg carton and let them rest for 12-24 hrs. This is for several reasons. They need to temperature acclimate. We recommend storing them in a 60-65 degree area. The air sac can detach when shipped.
    3. We also suggest after that resting time to put them in the incubator and not turn for a day (24hrs).
    4. We don’t recommend candling the eggs till day 7-8. The first week is critical for development and candling can compromise growth and development.
    5. See the PDF version of this with more information and printable.

 

 

 

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Dear Valued Customers

We really appreciate your interest in working with our farm. Our goal is for you is to have a positive experience. What you don’t know is we have kids with special needs who require our time, run a full time farm and part time jobs. We wish to respond in a timely way but due to the demands of our family and farm, we ask for your patience.

With gratitude

Nicolle and Robert

 
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