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Hatching Your Guinea Fowl Shipped Eggs

Posted by candace brown on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, In : Egg Hatching 

To successfully hatch any eggs, begin with fresh, clean, fertile eggs. Clean off any degree. For Eggs  purchased by mail order, it is important to ensure that the eggs receive proper care in transit. Extremes of temperature and poor handling can destroy prospects for a good hatch.

Let the Eggs rest for 12-24 hours, pointy side down prior to incubation. 

Guinea egg hatch after 26-28 days of incubation. My experience is that, with a properly calibrated incubator, they will start pipping on day 25...

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