11th Annual 2020 New Years Day Hatch-along!

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by ronott1, Nov 25, 2019.

  1. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg

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    Wow! 11 years! of Hatching in the Cold Dark of Winter!

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    At noon on December 11, 2019(local time), people all over the world will be setting eggs with the goal of hatching out hundreds of cute little fuzz-butts all on the same day: New Year's Day 2020! Other poultry will be sooner or later depending on incubation time.

    We'll be updating this post and thread with more information.

    Subscribe to this thread, add it to your bookmarks, and check back for more details!!


    Note: Subscribe by posting in the thread that you want to hatch with us!

    Place to find hatching eggs:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/754060/the-new-crazy-24hr-auction-thread

    Set Dates for Poultry:

    Muscovy (35 days) - 11/27/19
    Goose (31 days) - 12/1/19
    Duck, Turkey, Pheasant (28 days) - 12/4/19
    Guinea Fowl (26 days) - 12/6/19
    Chicken (21 days) - 12/11/19
    Coturnix Quail (18 days) - 12/14/19

    Some dates are getting close!


     
  2. Fur-N-Fowl

    Fur-N-Fowl Crowing

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    Maybe I'll do this if I can be tempted, I may still hold out till next year though :confused:

    My hatching addiction was getting out of hand...:gig
     
  3. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg

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    Hopefully one of the contests will help with motivation!
     
  4. Brahmachicken240

    Brahmachicken240 Crossing the Road

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    same! :rolleyes:
    I’m holding off hatching for a while.
     
  5. Fur-N-Fowl

    Fur-N-Fowl Crowing

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    Maybe one of them will jump out and me and make me join in!

    Yea...I feel sorry for my incubator, poor things never been off the whole year :th

    I've heard they do an Easter hatch along which is pretty big so I may go with that one.
     
  6. HuffleClaw

    HuffleClaw Addicted to Ducks

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    I’ll most likely be doing ducks and chickens! Someone pleeeeease remind me to start saving my duck eggs starting tomorrow! :fl I’m way too forgetful. :th
     
  7. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg

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    Put a string on your finger!

    Start collecting those eggs tomorrow
     
  8. HuffleClaw

    HuffleClaw Addicted to Ducks

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    Ron, I might have to! :gig
     
  9. Kiki

    Kiki Is your thermometer calibrated?

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    Perfect excuse for me to set more eggs.
    :woot

    I'll set quail eggs.
     
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  10. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg

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    :wee
     
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