Should I set them out??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ContessaKris, Aug 2, 2011.

  1. ContessaKris

    ContessaKris Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 28, 2011
    Grandview (SKC), MO
    I lockdowned last night but now I'm worrying about if my eggs should be taken out of the egg carton and put on a flat surface, in case by some miracle some of them do hatch. Should they be sitting on fencing or a towel instead of the carton?
  2. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

    Jul 17, 2009
    I leave them in the carton. Keeps them from rolling around, bonking the others, and causing the other eggs problems.

    ALSO- it makes for easier clean up AND faster hatching. The chicks have leverage in there.

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