Day 18???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Silkie_boi, Nov 21, 2007.

  1. Silkie_boi

    Silkie_boi Out Of The Brooder

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    Just wondering how this works out, i put my eggs in the bator early Monday morning (5th november) so would that make Thursday or Friday day 18?
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    The way I usually count it is if they went in early like you said, that would be Day 1 and Thanksgiving Day would be Day 18.
     
  3. Silkie_boi

    Silkie_boi Out Of The Brooder

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    im in scotland so i have no idea what day thanksgiving it lol. we dont have thanksgiving lol. I take it that would be tomorrow? (22nd november)
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Sorry, LOL, I forgot! That's Thursday for your Day 18.
     
  5. Silkie_boi

    Silkie_boi Out Of The Brooder

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    kk thankyou - god i hate living in Scotland, wish i was over in America lol. So day 18 is the LAST day i turn them, or i leave them alone on day 18?
     
  6. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    You can stop turning them anytime on Day 18. I've done it at the beginning or at the end and both gave me great hatches.
     
  7. Silkie_boi

    Silkie_boi Out Of The Brooder

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    I think ill turn them at te end of the day so it gives me one more time to candle before i leave them alone lol. God what have you people turned me into, im so addicted now lol. Ill hopefuly get pix once they are here (if they get here :|)
     

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