incubating and hatching eggs questions

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by red283672, Jun 1, 2016.

  1. red283672

    red283672 Out Of The Brooder

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    How long into the summer months do you incubate eggs or have hens sit on eggs?
     
  2. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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    You can incubate year round depending on your set up and environment. I only do spring and early summer because I am in northern NY and winters suck. I am not set up to be brooding outside during the cold and I made the mistake of brooding inside once for winter months and it's not something I want to do again. I had two broodies hatch out mid October last year and that was pushing it for me.
     

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