will my duck hatch eggs this year

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Evelle, Aug 9, 2011.

  1. Evelle

    Evelle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 27, 2011
    North Idaho
    well my subject is really my qestion
    my ducks are 19 weeks old and about to lay soon. [​IMG]
    myqestion is can i hatch these eggs this year?? i really want baby ducks!!
    hahaha [​IMG]
  2. Blue_Myst

    Blue_Myst Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 5, 2009
    I'm not very experienced with ducks, but I know with chickens it is perfectly healthy to raise a brood before they're even eight months old. I've even seen 6 month old broody hens!

    The only thing I'd be concerned about is the weather factor--but I'm sure you've got that covered!

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