Temp. Spiked to 120. Should I throw them out?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Hen House 60, Feb 23, 2009.

  1. Hen House 60

    Hen House 60 Out Of The Brooder

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    I went out this a.m. and my temp was 120 degrees. I just set the eggs Sunday morning. Should I throw them away or give it a try?
    Thanks in advance for the advice.
     
  2. Laskaland

    Laskaland ThE gRoOvY cHiCkEn

    Aug 2, 2008
    Nebraska
    No, don't toss them. But I would adjust the temp to 99-100 right away. Candle in a week and see what you have. No reason to not give them a shot, you might be happily surprised!
    During the summer the eggs do get hot under a mama hen, so they may be just fine, especially if they were just set!!
    Good Luck!
    Christina
     

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