My turkey eggs?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by hambone84, Jun 17, 2009.

  1. hambone84

    hambone84 In the Brooder

    Jun 17, 2009
    Hello Im new to this site and wish i would have found it a few weeks ago! Ive learned more off this site than hours on the web! Thanks again for the site!

    I have purchased wild turkey eggs that are being mailed to my house..Maybe bad idea!!! I have to work till around 4:00 in the afternoon...Will the eggs be alright sitting on my porch here in Kansas till I get home or will they be ruined? Its almost in the ninetys here by mid day??

    Thanks for any input!

    Anxious to hear any information
  2. Buck Creek Chickens

    Buck Creek Chickens Have Incubator, Will Hatch

    Nov 26, 2008
    Neenah, WI
    Can you call to PO and have them hold them for you or a neighbor pick them up or be sweet to your mailman and ask him to place them somewhere safe and cooler

    Last edited: Jun 17, 2009
  3. taraann81

    taraann81 Songster

    Apr 9, 2009
    That is definitely not an ideal situation. If you could avoid it I would. Like maybe have someone stay at your place to bring the eggs in and put them in a cooler place.
    If not well, then I guess you just pop them in the bator(after a 24 rest period) and hope for the best.

    Good luck, you will love this site.


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