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is 15 weeks too early for them to hatch egg (updates)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by pax12, Oct 6, 2008.

  1. pax12

    pax12 Songster

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    is 15 weeks too early for them to hatch egg they have been siting on an egg bought from the store its going well they sit on it for a little while then move are they ready for fertile ones
     
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  2. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

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    I probably wouldn't trust a 15wk old pullet to be committed enough to sitting on eggs to see them through a hatch. Are they laying their own eggs yet?
     
  3. pax12

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    not yet
     
  4. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

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    I don't imagine they will sit on eggs if they don't even have the hormones going that produces them.
     
  5. SterlingAcres

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    This has been posted multiple times by the same author...
     
  6. pax12

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    i put a x on one side and a O on the other and evey few hours the egg look like it been turn and this has been going on for a few days now
     

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