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The influence of Incubation Conditions on Chick Quality

Dr. Inge van Roovert-Reijrink, Carla van der Pol M.Sc.

During the incubation process, eggshell temperature, carbon dioxide concentration, and post hatch environment are the most important drivers of embryo development and, therefore, chick quality and subsequent performance. In the current article, all of these factors are discussed as well as how they depend on incubator design.

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