How often to chicks hatch early?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by johnnalei, May 18, 2009.

  1. johnnalei

    johnnalei Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 18, 2009
    Assuming temp is kept in the proper limits, what is your experience on chicks hatching early (or late). Just curious what to expect. Thanks!
  2. KatyTheChickenLady

    KatyTheChickenLady Bird of A Different Feather

    Dec 20, 2008
    Boise, Idaho
    mine have al been on time or not at all. but in my last "lets go through this together hatch" there were day 18's and day 24's.
  3. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    Mine are mostly always bantams, and I have many that hatch on day 20. Usually, most if not all are out by early day 21. Every once in a while there is a late hatcher (day 21 or later), but not very often.

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