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farm:candling:day_5

Candling During Incubation: The First Week.
DAY 5 duckling development image
From Daily Changes in the Weight and Form of the Developing Chick Cornell Bulletin 205, by Dr. A. Romanoff (1931) duckling development image
What's Happening Now
more development of legs, wings, beak Dorsal contour from hindbrain to tail is a curved line
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What to Look For
Sometimes the embryo is on the 'far side' of the yolk. Set the egg on the candler and wait 10-30 seconds to see if it appears.
What to Watch Out For
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If you are not sure whether the embryo is OK or not, wait another few days.
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farm/candling/day_5.txt · Last modified: 2020-05-09 14:34 (external edit)