Day 20

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by CoalLucker, Jun 12, 2017.

  1. CoalLucker

    CoalLucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm at Day 20 of incubating eggs under two broody hens. The eggs have been moved around more than usual due to some odd circumstances but not an excessive amount. My problem is that I'm on Day 20 and there's no pips and I'm not really hearing anything from them. Any answers?
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    Most do hatch on day 20, but many go to day 21. After tomorrow I would probably think they are no good. Have you candled them?
     
  3. CoalLucker

    CoalLucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes and they've all looked fine so far. But my flashlight battery isn't the best rn so it's not the same power as before. But I was gonna wait until day 22 at the latest maybe.
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

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    Hopefully tomorrow is hatch day.
     
  5. gimmie birdies

    gimmie birdies Overrun With Chickens

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    I had 6 eggs in incubator once, and all six hatched on day 23.
     

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