Hatching eggs is not a difficult or complex procedure. The best way to hatch a chicken egg is to let it happen naturally. In this natural process known as setting, a broody hen sits on eggs for days in order to keep them warm until they are ready to hatch.
In the absence of a hen at home, you can use an egg incubator to do job of a mother hen. The incubator helps maintain the warmth of the chicken eggs and thereby helps the embryo develop. [Read more...]