How long can you keep an egg

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Cackel, Nov 20, 2008.

  1. Cackel

    Cackel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I ordered some egg off ebay and some came today but waiting for more tomorrow,So how long can keep and egg befor you put an egg in the incubator ?
     
  2. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    MAX 2 weeks
     
  3. Cackel

    Cackel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank You
     
  4. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

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    The sooner the better. They will lose some viability with time. The sooner they go in the bator, the better your hatch rate will be. JMHO.
     
  5. dbcooper02

    dbcooper02 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They need to rest for a while (big end up) after being mailed anyway. I'd sure wait for the others to arrive if its ony a day. It will be much easier at hatch time if they're all on the same schedule.
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