Set Eggs Evening question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by CluckCluck2, Oct 25, 2011.

  1. CluckCluck2

    CluckCluck2 Out Of The Brooder

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    I set our eggs Oct 11 about 11 pm. We had a few issues with temps but candling showed several viable eggs. Since it was so late in the evening should lockdown be Friday the 28th at the same time?
     
  2. mochicken

    mochicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 27, 2011
    NW Missouri
    I would just lock down in the next morning, thats what I did and they started hatching that evening after locking them down
     
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    No matter what time of day I set my eggs I go into lockdown on day 18 or 19. It doesn't affect my hatches any.
     

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