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Which is day 21? Timing question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by gaillardia, Jun 27, 2011.

  1. gaillardia

    gaillardia Songster

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    So if I set the eggs at 2 A.M. on the 14th of June, would the chicks hatch on Monday the 4th or Tuesday the 5th?
     

  2. florasbell

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    as far as i know if you set on a mon they hatch on a mon and so on but always allow a couple days extra for late growers
     
  3. Duker17

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    I, personally, would say your day 21 would be Tuesday. However, be prepared for chicks to hatch on Monday because you will more than likely have a few start then. For example, if I had set eggs the same day as you, most of mine hatch between Mon-Wed.
     
  4. Duker17

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    oops, double post!
     
    Last edited: Jun 27, 2011

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