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hatching eggs outside of incubator

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by BlueBirdChick, Dec 3, 2010.

  1. BlueBirdChick

    BlueBirdChick On Vacation

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    okay i was wondering how long hatching eggs can last outside the incubator right now its full to the gills and I have no broody hens. so how long can they last until i have room or get another incubator before they go [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Dec 3, 2010
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Two weeks but you need to turn them 3 times a day.

    Some will last longer and some even make it after they have been put in the fridge for a week or two.
     
  3. ChickieBooBoo

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

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    It also depends on where you are storing them
     
  4. BlueBirdChick

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    i have them in a carton right now in my room and its usually about 70 degrees in there. Ill have to candle my eggs the ones i have in the incubator now and see how they are doing... cool [​IMG] ty guys [​IMG]
     

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