Ready for some guinea eggs!~

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by marytoast, Mar 2, 2009.

  1. marytoast

    marytoast Songster

    Dec 31, 2008
    Carthage, NC
    I was surfing around on e bay and found guinea eggs for sale. I thought they did not lay until spring?? I am dying to get my bator going. I'm just not so sure about guinea eggs now. [​IMG]
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    I don't know for sure, but I'm thinking my two hens are laying. I have noticed them 'missing' in the mornings! [​IMG] I told my 4 y/o ( the resident egg getter) that if he found any eggs in the grass or the woods, basically anywhere other than where they should be, to not touch them and come get mommy!! I was told that if you touch the guineas nests, they will move them! I don't need to be hunting for duck and guinea eggs!! [​IMG]
  3. jvls1942

    jvls1942 Crowing

    Oct 16, 2008
    Quote:here in wisc my guineas have not started laying yet.. check where those eggs on ebay are located. It might be 'spring" somewhere..

    you should not have any trouble hatching them as long as they are fertile. what you will run into is a bunch of babies in about a month from now. If you can handle that, go for it..
  4. ShadyGlade

    ShadyGlade Songster

    Maybe they are indoors & under lights? [​IMG]
  5. Gumdrops

    Gumdrops In the Brooder

    Sep 3, 2008
    Wittmann, Arizona
    It is definitely Spring here in Arizona. 70-80* most days.

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