From laid to hatch question.........

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mother hen to many!, Dec 9, 2008.

  1. mother hen to many!

    mother hen to many! Out Of The Brooder

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    How long does it take for an egg to hatch? I would like to know before this spring when I let my girls have a boyfriend.[​IMG] Any help would be great.
     
  2. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

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    It takes 21 days from the time incubation starts. Just b/c an egg is laid doesn't mean it will develop...it never will unless your hen goes broody and sits on it or you stick it in an incubator.
     
  3. mother hen to many!

    mother hen to many! Out Of The Brooder

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    I am hoping atleast one will go broody. I have 10 girls. I want one to have babies.
     

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