If it's a 28-30 day incubation, when do I stop turning?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cozycritters, Mar 6, 2008.

  1. cozycritters

    cozycritters Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If, for a goose egg, it says that geese have a 28-30 day incubation, does that mean that I stop turning them at day 28? Or day 25? I wouldn't want to hurt them!
     
  2. greyfields

    greyfields Overrun With Chickens

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    day 25

    almost all will hatch at 28 days... 29 sometimes for pilgrim... but keep the eggs 30 days as you may still get the oddball hatching late
     
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  3. cozycritters

    cozycritters Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks! I was hoping that wasn't a dumb question!
     
  4. greyfields

    greyfields Overrun With Chickens

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    In Arizona do you even need an incubator or do you just lay eggs on the pavement?
     
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  6. cozycritters

    cozycritters Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I put them in the incubator to keep them COOL!

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    On the sidewalk they'd cook!
     
  7. greyfields

    greyfields Overrun With Chickens

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    ROFL
     

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