Are they hatchable if they pass the float test?

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

  1. littlels

    littlels Chillin' With My Peeps

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    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 Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    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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