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1st hatch questions

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by clinkennuts, Mar 4, 2009.

  1. clinkennuts

    clinkennuts Out Of The Brooder

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    This is my first hatch and I am at day 20. At day 18 I removed the turner and placed the eggs on the wire grid. In the future should I use eggs cartons to keep the eggs in the right position or will they be OK on the wire grid.

    Thanks in advance for the advice. I'm sure I will have more questions for the next hatch.
     
  2. poultrylady

    poultrylady Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They will be fine on the wire grid. I hope you have a great hatch!
     
  3. the_eagle69

    the_eagle69 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes they will be find that is what it is there for. the chicks can move the eggs as need to hatch.
     

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