Chicks this late in the year? Call me crazy

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ginasmarans, Oct 19, 2008.

  1. ginasmarans

    ginasmarans Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 15, 2007
    West Tn
    I guess I'm jst like a lot of you,lol. I'm hatching eggs for my brother. He bought some from e-bay. So far we have 11 out and 2 still pipping. Of course I had to add 4 of my marans eggs and some ee eggs. 2 marans are out and pipping and 1 ee has hatched. I have a dozen marans eggs in a carton that were to e shipped tomorrow,but will have to wait. Now you know I can't scramble up eggs meant for hatching. That would be monstrous,wouldn't it?[​IMG] I wonder how many more I can "save" before this hatch is over and the baer is clean?
  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

    Jan 30, 2007
    I have hatches going right now for an order of 50!! It's for a local person but it feeds my addiction that I can have the incubators running but also they leave as day olds!!! lol
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Ok, you're crazy!

    but then, so am I, and almost every one of our 17000+ members, LOL.
  4. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady

    Apr 22, 2008
    upstate SC
    I have a hen sitting on 13 eggs right now. Since the weather isn't so bad down here most of the year I think raising a few chicks this time of year would be okay. We'll see anyhow![​IMG]
  5. walkswithdog

    walkswithdog Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 17, 2008
    DC Region
    lol Gina hatch em, hatch em... And then i'll wander on out that way and relieve you of a few...

    Enable, enable, tempt, tempt, okay and beg beg beg....

    oh dear lord, there's no help for me...

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    computer is dying sorry about the whole caps thing...



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