Candling the egg
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How to tell if a chicken egg is fertilized?
Farmers sometimes candle eggs, which involves holding them in front of a bright light in a dark room to look for dark splotches, which indicates a fertilized egg. How can you tell if an egg is fertilized? Crack the egg and look for the blastoderm, which shows up as either a white spot on the yolk or even small blood spots.
What does an unfertilized egg look like inside?
Unfertilized eggs likewise appear the same on the inside as fertilized eggs. Except, the yolk of fertile eggs contain a tiny white spot with a whitish ring-like surrounding it, or what they call bullseye. The shell of an egg is a protective covering that safeguards what is contained within.
What happens to the egg after it is fertilized?
The yolk, surrounded by egg white, next goes towards the shell gland, in which the shell is finished and solidified. The egg is now fixed for laying, which occurs in the midst of each day. After the fully fertilized egg is delivered, the hen is prepared to begin the process of egg production again.
How do you know if a pigeon egg is fertile?
Generally pigeon gives second egg on the third day. Place two eggs on the third day on hatching pot. Wait for 4/5 days after hatching. Take torch light and two eggs into dark place. Switch on torch into the egg. If the egg looks like blood color vein spreading around the egg, then it is fertile egg.