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Will someone double check my dates for me, please??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by steffpeck, Apr 7, 2008.

  1. steffpeck

    steffpeck Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2007
    Erda, UT
    I set my eggs on March 22 around 10:30pm. I started counting Sunday (3/23) as day 1. So that means I am on day 16 today. Can someone tell me if I have those dates right?

    Wednesday will be day 18, if I have my dates right, when should I take them out of the turner?? Morning, afternoon, night?

    Thank you so much for the help, this is my first time hatching. [​IMG]

    Steffanie
     
  2. tx_dane_mom

    tx_dane_mom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 23, 2007
    SE Texas
    It's really not that complex! [​IMG] I'd take them out at night though, if you put them in at night...simplest answer I can give.
     
  3. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Your eggs should start hatching around 4/12, probably overnight. Yes, today is day 16. I would take them out Wed night or Thurs morning. Good luck with your hatch.

    Jody
     
  4. steffpeck

    steffpeck Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2007
    Erda, UT
    Thanks!!
     

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