Duck Eggs NEVER hatch on day 28?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Griffin Nest, Oct 24, 2011.

  1. Griffin Nest

    Griffin Nest Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 7, 2010
    Every time I've hatched duck eggs, they always hatch between days 25 and 26 (RIGHT when I start lockdown!), and I've hatched many different types. I always incubate at 99.2 with 3 accurate thermometers (they always read only about 0.2 apart from each other)

    Why does this happen? They are already 2 days old by the time they were SUPPOSED to hatch.

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