How long to incubate?????

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by 1ADAM12, Mar 24, 2018.

  1. 1ADAM12

    1ADAM12 Songster

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    Out of 12 eggs I have hatched 9 healthy babies between Friday and this morning. I have three left that are showing no signs of life. How many days longer should I leave them in Bator before I say they are not going to hatch?

    Thanks,
    Adam
     
  2. Farmer Connie

    Farmer Connie All My Friends Have Hoofs

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    They usually hatch when at proper temp on day 21. I would wait a couple days before discarding them. recently, My trash can was chirping on day 24 when i did a clean out. I tried to save it but failed. Perhaps if I would have waited it could have un zipped on it's on.
     
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