The Chicken Embryo And Its Micro Environment During Egg Storage And Early Incubation
Inge Reijrink*, Ron Meijerhof*, Bas Kemp†, and Henry van den Brand†
*HatchTech Incubation Technology B.V., PO Box 256, 3900 AG Veenendaal, The Netherlands; †Adaptation Physiology Group, Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences, Wageningen University, PO Box 338, 6700 AH Wageningen, The Netherlands.
The Chicken Embryo And Its Micro Environment During Egg Storage And Early IncuWhen egg storage is prolonged (>7 days), hatchability and chick quality declines. The reason for this decline has been investigated, but is still not completely understood.