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Instead, whether an embryo becomes a male or a female depends on the nest temperature during incubation.
Health authorities need to wait two incubation periods — 42 days — before declaring the outbreak over.
VCJD cannot be confirmed except at autopsy and has a long incubation period, sometimes spanning several years.
The female will lay up to six eggs, and during incubation, the male bird will bring food to the female.
Complicating that process, incubation periods for prion diseases can vary from several years to decades.
There are probably a dozen similar potential platforms that are at various stages of incubation within the group.
Burley’s City Council debated the chicken issue in 2013 but in the end sided with a giant poultry incubation corporation.
The new incubation model going forward will require less space.
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