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Table 3 Effects of the storage period, egg size, and egg position on chick’s weight

From: Effects of storage periods and positioning during storage on hatchability and weight of the hatched chicks from different egg sizes

 Chick’s weight (g)
Period (days)
 147.67 ± 0.27
 447.05 ± 0.32
 749.89 ± 2.06
 1049.62 ± 1.94
 1347.87 ± 0.28
Position
 Up48.38 ± 0.77
 Down48.45 ± 0.89
Size
 Large53.23 ± 1.38a
 Medium47.38 ± 0.09b
 Small44.67 ± 1.16c
  1. Small 60–64 g, medium 65–69 g, and large ≥ 70 g. Down air cell facing downwards, Up air cell facing upwards. a,b,cMeans along the same column with different superscripts are significantly (P < 0.05) different