Are they hatchable if they pass the float test?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by littlels, Jan 27, 2016.

  1. littlels

    littlels Chirping

    Oct 27, 2011
    We just found a pile of eggs that our Welsummer hid. I was going to put a batch of eggs into the incubator and would really love to include hers; however, I don't want to waste the space if they aren't going to be viable.

    I did the float test and only about half passed it. Of course, they were the ones on the top of the pile. :)
  2. GitaBooks

    GitaBooks Crowing

    Jun 23, 2015
    They should be good. Choose the cleanest, freshest, best shaped eggs you can and you should get some adorable little chicks in three weeks.

    Best of luck!

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