when to hatch eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by G E SMITH, Oct 27, 2015.

  1. G E SMITH

    G E SMITH In the Brooder

    9
    2
    27
    Sep 27, 2015
    Is there a time of year better than others for incubating eggs?
     

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    73,514
    46,623
    1,407
    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Fertility may be higher during the spring and summer, and it is generally easier to move/keep the chicks/ducklings/goslings outside then. In my opinion raising young fowl in the house is a nightmare.
     
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2015

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by