How do consistent day temps well over 100 affect broody hatches?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by haTHOR, Aug 2, 2011.

  1. haTHOR

    haTHOR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone know? Like many we are experiencing a major heat wave with temps regularly reaching 105 daily. We are on day 19.
     
  2. HEChicken

    HEChicken Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm interested to know this too. I have a broody hen right now who is so far sitting on infertile eggs while I try to find her some hatching eggs, but I've been a little concerned about the heat as well. It is supposed to be 113 here today with no end in sight.
     

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