Storing Hatching Eggs?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bigredfeather, Nov 18, 2008.

  1. bigredfeather

    bigredfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm wanting to hatch some eggs from my layers very soon. Should I use the larger eggs? What is the best method for storing hatching eggs until they go to incubator?
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Keep eggs cool at around 60F. Turn them daily at least once. Collect for 10 - 14 days max for best hatch results.
     
  3. bigredfeather

    bigredfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you store them in an egg carton? If so, styrofoam or cardboard?
     
  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Doesn't matter. Keep them cool and turned.
     

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