Latest time of year to hatch eggs? on

dukefan70

Chirping
5 Years
May 24, 2014
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Southeast MA
What's the latest time of year to hatch eggs?

I ask because I'm waiting for a hen to go broody so I can try the natural way (I've got a dozen set aside that I've been rotating). If one of them doesn't go broody then I'll get an incubator, but I'm trying to raise them within the flock so I don't have to deal with partitions or a separate coop and introducing them, etc. I prefer the natural way if at all possible. I've found plenty of info here on natural hatching, but not the answer to my question. Much obliged for any help.
 

forgetful

Songster
6 Years
Mar 30, 2013
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255
151
Eggs can be hatched any time of the year. Hens can normally go broody in spring and early summer, but many choose to do so throughout the year.
 

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