Egg question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Noah, Jul 29, 2010.

  1. Noah

    Noah Out Of The Brooder

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    My hen just laid an egg.
    They have not been in with roosters since July 9th.
    Is the egg fertilized?
    Could a baby be in there?
    I am so new to this and just learning.
     
  2. mrslb333

    mrslb333 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think its 14 days but I could be wrong [​IMG]
     
  3. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    A hen can be fertile 3 weeks after roo leaves, slim chance at a month, but possible.
     
  4. figsonwheels

    figsonwheels Out Of The Brooder

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    Wow, I did not know that. Thanks for asking the question, Noah.
     
  5. pfmoore17

    pfmoore17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No way jose! It is sterile!
     
  6. mrslb333

    mrslb333 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Incubate it and see [​IMG]
     

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