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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by genevieve, Feb 22, 2012.

  1. genevieve

    genevieve In the Brooder

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    I found a hidden "nest" of 20!!!!!! eggs from one of my hens today. I put them in the incubator- fingers crossed that SOMETHING hatches out of them!!!
     

  2. debs_flock

    debs_flock Crowing

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    Some of those may be too old to hatch (I'm assuming more than one hen has been using the nest), but good luck.

    It can't hurt to try.

    Deb
     
  3. casslarrabee225

    casslarrabee225 Songster

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    [​IMG] Good luck!
     
  4. genevieve

    genevieve In the Brooder

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    It was either throw them out or stick em in the incubator- so in they went. Be interested to see how many hatch. All from one hen most likely.
     
  5. bloom chicks

    bloom chicks Songster

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    I hope all hatch for you! [​IMG]
     
  6. weimarmama

    weimarmama Crowing

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    Good luck - Hope you have a great hatch [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. genevieve

    genevieve In the Brooder

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    Looks like 9 developing chicks!
     

  8. genevieve

    genevieve In the Brooder

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    They are hatching!!! 3 pips!!! Earlier than I expected- was forced to open the incubator and partition them off from the staggered eggs that are behind them. Fingers crossed they still make it...
     
  9. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

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    Congrats. :weee
     
  10. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Songster

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    Wow. Neat....good good luck
     

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