~ 5th Annual Cinco de Mayo Hatchathon! ~

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by Manningjw, Mar 2, 2016.

  1. Sueg4332

    Sueg4332 Songster

    Nov 7, 2008
    Ceres, California

  2. Manningjw

    Manningjw Songster

    Welcome to the hatch-a-long! Glad you have you joining us.

    I just saw my favorite chicken, Grandma, on the nest today so I am hoping she starts laying eggs. Would love to hatch some of her chicks to celebrate her 3rd birthday.
  3. GerbilsOnToast

    GerbilsOnToast Songster

    Apr 22, 2012
    My first batch of turkey eggs went in the 22nd, so I'm going to have to build another incubator to do it, but... well, I needed to anyway...
    Count me in with turkeys & chickens!
  4. Manningjw

    Manningjw Songster

    Doesn't everyone NEED another incubator? [​IMG]

    Thanks for joining us. If you happen to take pictures of the incubator I always like seeing what people come up with!
  5. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Sing Brightly Premium Member Project Manager

    Aug 1, 2015
    I'm in; I will be setting chicken eggs.
  6. h2oratt

    h2oratt Free Ranging

    May 3, 2015
    Morada, california
    Ok I am in. My granddaughter bday is May 7. She wants chicks for her bday.

  7. freejpony

    freejpony Songster

    May 11, 2011
    Central Oregon
    My Muscovy hens are just starting to sit their eggs. Now if the turkey hens go broody next week, they will all be right on time for the Cinco de mayo hatch.

  8. Manningjw

    Manningjw Songster

    Welcome everyone! Glad you have you with us again this year freejpony.

    I will add you guys to the list whe nI have a chance, for some reason it says I am offline when I try to edit the google doc at work.
  9. Manningjw

    Manningjw Songster

    Finally have a couple days off of work! Added people to the list and started collecting my eggs.

    Planning to save eggs from my White Leghorn for 14 days, the longest I have ever attempted to store hatching eggs then the last 5-7 days I will be collecting big blue eggs to hatch along with them. Guessing I will set somewhere between 24 and 36 eggs.
  10. feedman77

    feedman77 Songster

    Jun 10, 2013
    I'm saving my turkey eggs.

    I have 30 so far hoping to set about 50.

    Have 41 in incubators cooking right now.

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