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Heating eggs before storage increases hatchability

Hatcheries do not have to accept a decrease in hatchability when storing eggs for a longer than optimal period of time. Under specific storage conditions, hatchability can be maintained or even increased.


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Keywords: Hatching eggs, incubation, broilers, layers, breeders



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