how do I count the days

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Berynn, Jan 31, 2008.

  1. Berynn

    Berynn Cooped Up

    Oct 13, 2007
    I thought that if I put the eggs in the bater before noon that, day was counted as day 1.
    If I put my eggs in the bater on Jan11 at 11:15 a[​IMG]m then how old are my eggs?
  2. cherndon712

    cherndon712 Songster

    Jan 1, 2008
    They'll be 20 days as of 11:15 today. Good luck!
  3. ZuniBee

    ZuniBee Songster

    May 8, 2007
    Zuni, Virginia
    by the time they started it was after noon. Youvsre on day 20. They are not going to drown or dry up. If you want any to hatch you need to just hang in there and leave them alone.
  4. okiehen

    okiehen Songster

    Oct 25, 2007
    20 days is how I'm seeing it too, Best of luck.
    You will have babies soon.
  5. cherndon712

    cherndon712 Songster

    Jan 1, 2008
    Yup...As MissPrissy and others say...SIT ON YOUR HANDS...WAIT...SIT ON THEM SOME MORE!!! Don't open the bator...the chicks will change the humidity and temp as they start to hatch! Don't worry, and don't forget to post pics!!

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