What do you consider a good hatch percentage?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kelly52862, Oct 13, 2014.

  1. kelly52862

    kelly52862 Chillin' With My Peeps

    96
    1
    94
    Mar 8, 2011
    Kentucky
    My last hatch was 88%. It seems like a pretty good rate, but still 7 eggs not hatch.
     
  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

    20,568
    1,165
    391
    Jul 24, 2013
    A good hatch percentage (of fertile eggs) for me is over 75%, and ideally, around 90%.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by