Monday, November 19, 2018

Candling a Chick Egg at Day 16

Incubated eggs are candled to see how the growing embryos are doing. We candle by holding the egg up to a very bright light in a dark room. The light doesn’t hurt the embryo. This chicken embryo is sixteen (16) days old. When you watch the video, see if you notice: * The air sac […]

Day 16 of chicken egg incubation candling

This is a Rhode Island Red light brown shelled egg. Recorded on May 5, 2010 using a Flip Video camcorder.