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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fil76, Mar 11, 2018.

  1. fil76

    fil76 Chirping

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    if I set my eggs on 11th march is tomorrow my first day ?
    you don't count the first day 11th??
    lockdown 28 or 29 ??
    cheers fil
     
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  2. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Crossing the Road

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    You read what I've read and came to understand but wait for the more experienced....
    If you set your eggs on Mar 11, your first day is Mar 12
    Lock down Mar 29
    Hatch date Apr 1 (April Fool/Easter Day)
     
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  3. Windy Lane

    Windy Lane Chirping

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    I use a Brinsea automatic and lock down on day 18 with success.
     
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  4. Miss717

    Miss717 Songster

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    March 29
     
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  5. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

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    Set on Sunday 3-11.....Monday 3-12 would be Day 1.
    Lockdown would be Day 18...3-29.
    Hatch day would be Day 21....4-1.
    If were talking chicken eggs.
     
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