After Hatch

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by nigel5764, Jun 23, 2011.

  1. nigel5764

    nigel5764 Out Of The Brooder

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    Am currently on day 20 and very excited,just wanted to ask what do you guys use to clean and steralise your incubators with before you put you next batch of eggs in!
     
  2. joedie

    joedie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    SW Indiana
    I just had my first batch last month. I don't know what most people do, but I just cleaned mine out with soapy water. I wouldn't think it needs to be any cleaner than that. The two that the hens hatched out in the barn didn't have it so clean where they hid them!

    BTW, Good Luck with your hatch! It was quite exciting to watch them.
     
    Last edited: Jun 23, 2011
  3. wowmanacat

    wowmanacat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use a 10% bleach solution to clean mine with. I have some good luck with that.
     
  4. Cadjien_De_Louisiane

    Cadjien_De_Louisiane SWLA Gamefowl Breeder

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    liquid dish detergent and/or 1teaspoon of bleach to 1 gallon water.
     

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