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Anybody going to incubate eggs next month? (April)

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Skitz, Mar 23, 2009.

  1. Skitz

    Skitz Skitz15k

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    is anyone incubating in April? I am!!! [​IMG] Im going to buy an incubator since my last hatch was terrible!!!!! the chicks hatched but the incubator stopped working!!! I was about to die! [​IMG] but then I got a heat lamp and place the eggs in a box and covered it and placed cups filled of water and they still hatched!! [​IMG] so thats why im incubating next month lol if I had my incubator I would of incubate right now! Im placing some of my mutt eggs in there and some im purchasing of of a BYCer's. I hope this time it works well! =]
     
  2. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2009
    Dillingham, Alaska
    most definitely! i usually have eggs in there all the time [​IMG]
     
  3. patyrdz

    patyrdz The Madd Hatcher

    Feb 26, 2009
    Southern Pines, NC
    If I can find a steady supply of eggs, I hope to hatch about 90 a week!!! I am getting the 1402 sportsman today!! YAY!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. Skitz

    Skitz Skitz15k

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    Quote:WOW! I wish I could buy one [​IMG]
     
  5. Skitz

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    Im going to try some mutt eggs this time! =] I want to see how the come out!
     
  6. Nicola

    Nicola Chook Cuddlin' Aussie

    Feb 23, 2009
    ACT
    i mught be getting some if i can get my bator up an running adn i have one at school hatching nxt month yay
     
  7. Skitz

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    its cool hatching at school but i never did =[
     
  8. hollymh

    hollymh *A Scrambled Egg*

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    I am starting some Blue Swedish ducks, Cayugas, Pekin, Rouens and Magpies on the 1st! I'm so excited, they will be my first ducks [​IMG]
     
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  9. Skitz

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    Quote:How long does it take a duck to hatch? I have a duck I bought it at the feed store Im still guessing what gender it is lol
     
  10. hollymh

    hollymh *A Scrambled Egg*

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    Quote:How long does it take a duck to hatch? I have a duck I bought it at the feed store Im still guessing what gender it is lol

    Most take 28 days, however Muscovys take 35. So longer than chicks which will drive me crazy lol
     

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