how long does it take???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by BrackenFarms, Jan 27, 2009.

  1. BrackenFarms

    BrackenFarms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how long does it take for an egg to hatch... from the time it is laid to the time the chick pecks out???
     
  2. chickenlover456

    chickenlover456 Out Of The Brooder

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    21 days in the bator, sometimes a bit longer.
     
  3. ghulst

    ghulst Chillin' With My Peeps

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    21 days plus or minus
     
  4. suzieq

    suzieq Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes 21 days plus or minus. I had one hatch on the 26th day. I wrote it off for bad but didn't take time time to uplug the incubator. I was wailting for the weekend to have the time to deal with the cleaning and putting away etc. Then out of the blue a peep peep was heard and we had a chick.

    Susan
     

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