Coturnix Quail Eggs, Fertile
Speckled brown and white eggs hatch in about 17 days; Carolina guarantees a 50% hatch rate. Birds mature in 6 weeks. Mature males weigh 3-1/2 to 5 oz, and mature females, 4 to 5 1/2 oz. Mature birds of both genders are about 6" H. Females can begin laying eggs at 7 weeks old and males may begin crowing at 5 to 6 weeks old or during peak breeding season.