setting a hen

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tmwclark, Apr 4, 2012.

  1. tmwclark

    tmwclark New Egg

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    i am new to raising chickens. does it make a difference if you wash the eggs to set the hen?
     
  2. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    By 'set the hen', are you talking about putting eggs under a broody hen for hatching or in an incubator? Some folks wash and some don't. I don't.
     

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