How long does it take for quail egg's to hatch under a broody bantam ?/ Also will this Work ?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickencrazy999, Aug 8, 2013.

  1. chickencrazy999

    chickencrazy999 Songster

    Apr 6, 2013
    England, UK
    Hello, So I have 14 coturnix quail eggs under a bantam and it is now day 12 and i read in a book that it takes about 15-18 days for them to hatch is that true ? and from your guy's experiance do you reackon this will work ?
  2. CocoPopz

    CocoPopz Chirping

    Jul 10, 2013
    Sheffield UK
    That's close but they usually can hatch from day 16-18, umm I can't say I've had experience with them myself, someone else will have to help with that, thu might hatch abit late because she might stop turning them later which would delay there positioning for hatching? I don't know If that's much

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