Who is hatching on Easter Weekend?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by BirdBrain, Mar 23, 2009.

  1. BirdBrain

    BirdBrain Prefers Frozen Tail Feathers

    May 7, 2007
    Yesterday I set 39 eggs in my bator and realized this morning we would be having chicks for Easter if all goes well. I am so excited. We have 16 buff Orpingtons from Jody and 23 mixed eggs from Ginasmarans. Temps are holding steady and all seems to be going well. 3 weeks is a long time when you are waiting on eggs.
  2. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 10, 2008
    Lakeland, FL
    I just looked at my calendar when you posted this and realized I have some due that Saturday...didn't even do it on purpose! [​IMG] I should have some little Silkies hatching then & some Marans the Thursday before.
  3. BirdBrain

    BirdBrain Prefers Frozen Tail Feathers

    May 7, 2007
    Glad I'm not in this alone. Happy hatching!!
  4. CANDLE98

    CANDLE98 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 29, 2008
    Meridian Idaho
    I am putting mine in tonight! I guess I will be a day late, maybe I will have some easter babies!
  5. AK Michelle

    AK Michelle Bad Girl of the North

    Mar 17, 2009
    Palmer, Alaska
    This will be my first hatch if all goes well... [​IMG]
    I have 12 eggs from a friend, I was so excited to try my bator I didn't even ask her what types they are.
  6. 98 gt

    98 gt a man of many... chickens

    Jan 14, 2009
    Marshville NC
    Should have some gold sebrights for my neices to play with...
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Realized I dont even know when that is. My broody's eggs are due Wednesday.
  8. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    I put some in the bator yesterday evening. So I guess Ill have easter chicks too. [​IMG]
  9. twzlrwho

    twzlrwho Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2009
    South VA
    I am on day 2. I have 18 eggs in my home made bator and this is my first hatch so we will see. Good Luck!!!
  10. doodledoo

    doodledoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 29, 2008
    Cartersville, GA
    I just set 96 eggs to test my new bator - lets hope I have some on Easter!

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