Farmer's Almanac Best Times to Set Eggs to Hatch 2009

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by greenfamilyfarms, Apr 25, 2009.

  1. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    Thought I would pass on this little bit of info:

    April - 3-4, 11-12, 20-21, 30

    May - 1, 8-10, 18-19, 28-29

    June - 5-6, 14-15, 24-25

    July - 2-3, 11-13, 21-23, 30-31

    August - 7-9, 17-19, 26-27

    September - 4-5, 14-15, 22-23

    October - 1-3, 11-12, 19-21, 28-30

    November - 7-9, 16-17, 25-26

    December - 5-6, 13-14, 22-23
     
  2. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    Interesting, I set mine April 14 two day after they recommend it, I wonder why they think those would be good days to set eggs?
     
  3. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    I think it has something to do with the phases of the moon.
     
  4. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    I know that let me try this question again, What in the stages of the moon says It's going to be a good time to set eggs?
     

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