hatching question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jermoatc, Jul 15, 2011.

  1. jermoatc

    jermoatc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    once an egg pips, how long does the hatching process take on average?
     
  2. Gallusfarm

    Gallusfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You are talking about chickens? Our average is about 12 hours... I think the shortest I've seen is about 6 hrs and the longest around 24. So, it varies. And you know what they say: a watched egg never hatches!! [​IMG]
     
  3. jermoatc

    jermoatc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thank you very much. Today is day 21 my hen has been setting. I am very excited. No pipping yet. I cant wait to get home from work to see if any progress has been made.
     

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