How do I know If bantam eggs are fertile?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by molly, Mar 28, 2009.

  1. molly

    molly Out Of The Brooder

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    My bantam has laid eggs.She only sits on them at night.I was told that If they are not fertile a chicken will not sit on them? How will I know if they are fertile.And how long does it take for them to hatch? I have never hatched eggs before. Thanks for any advice.
     
  2. Hangin Wit My Peeps

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    I either crack one of mine to look for the proof or put them in the incubator and candle on day 7.
     
  3. Hangin Wit My Peeps

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    And a chicken (if broody) will sit on ANY egg fertile or not. Heck they will even sit on wood eggs [​IMG]

    21 days to hatch eggs out
     
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