Not sure about due date...?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by eggybritches, Sep 25, 2009.

  1. eggybritches

    eggybritches Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 12, 2009
    Central Florida
    If I had taken eggs that were already growing and abandoned by the broody and stuck them in the incubator (I'm pretty sure they're 5 days along since they weren't there last time I checked) how do I know when to put them on lockdown?

    If I put them on lockdown a day or two early will it kill them?
  2. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm Premium Member

    Apr 13, 2008
    Bowdon, GA
    No, a day or two early will not hurt them....It's better to go early than late from my experience with the broody's. Good luck. Will be praying for a good hatch!

    Have a blessed evening.

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