2015 HALLOWEEN Hatch-a-Long, Join us IF YOU DARE!

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by Sally Sunshine, Sep 15, 2015.

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  1. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    Set them, check again on day 7. :)
     
  2. ronott1

    ronott1 Daily Digest Guru Premium Member Project Manager

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    Do something like this but rotate them every couple of days--Incubators will still have temperature differences in spots.
     
  3. kguinness76

    kguinness76 Just the Chicks

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    Should I have gaps I between or keep them next to each other?
     
  4. kguinness76

    kguinness76 Just the Chicks

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    Should I have gaps I between them or keep them next to each other?
     
  5. ronott1

    ronott1 Daily Digest Guru Premium Member Project Manager

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    Keep them next to each other. Some experiments have found that they will hatch better if the touch. The thought is that there is some sort of communication between the chicks that helps them.
     
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  6. CaseyV

    CaseyV Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'll put 2 or 3 together then skip a hole then do 2 or 3 more, believe it's whatever you prefer.
    If I'm doing a mixed batch like I am now.. I group my lavender ameracaunas together, group lavender orpingtons together, and my wheaten ameracauna by itself because I only have 1. The app won't let me upload a picture.
     
  7. kguinness76

    kguinness76 Just the Chicks

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    Thank you everyone, I really do appreciate all of the advice.
     
  8. CaseyV

    CaseyV Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :) good luck
     
  9. tao chick

    tao chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I found this but it seems so huge. Where would I install it in an LG?

    ETA It is 5" x 5" x 2". I measured the incubator and unless I make a cut it won't fit.
     
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  10. shahtir101

    shahtir101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My eggS shipped today super eggcited![​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
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