How long do i leave them in after hatch date passes

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Mrsfoote, Nov 9, 2010.

  1. Mrsfoote

    Mrsfoote Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2010
    Laurel Montana
    So I put 10 eggs into lockdown on Nov 3....hatch date was suppose to be saturday the 6th I got lucky and 8 of 10 shipped eggs hatched on the 5th...so question how long do I leave the last two in for???
     
  2. Soaring Chicks

    Soaring Chicks Soaring Hawks Farm

    Jan 3, 2010
    Henderson,NC
    normaly if not hatch by the 26th day you can safely say they are not going to hatch.
    Sorry that some did not hatch ,but that does tend to happen with shipped eggs.
    You did great to have the ones that hatched. Hope this helps you out.
     
  3. Mrsfoote

    Mrsfoote Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2010
    Laurel Montana
    Quote:I was looking at your eggs before I purchased my eggs from chickenscratchpoultry.....Saw your BLRW weren't laying so....that's what we just hatched out.
     
  4. Soaring Chicks

    Soaring Chicks Soaring Hawks Farm

    Jan 3, 2010
    Henderson,NC
    yeah they are right at 3 months old ,my barber line 100% splash are now laying. I hope some of my blues will be laying soon.
    Next spring I will be up and rolling. How many did you get to hatch? oops I reread you post. lol thats a great hatch!
     
    Last edited: Nov 9, 2010

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