Back to incubating after a decade away!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Friar_Tuck, Jun 11, 2009.

  1. Friar_Tuck

    Friar_Tuck Songster

    May 29, 2009
    Baudette MN
    Well, years ago I lived out in the country, and had a 250 egg incubator that I kept hoppin. Then I moved into town and have gotten away from any birds. My brother lives on the farm, and has a big flock of mixed heavies. I finally talked him into getting an incubator, but he does not want to run it, so I have it here. I fired it up tonight, and have 3 dozen fresh fertile eggs here waiting to go in tomorrow night! I am gonna hatch out a batch of mixed chicks first, just to get back in the swing, then we want to get a bunch of black copper marans eggs. Of course, there may be a batch of jumbo quail in there too.
    He bought the hova-bator, with fan, and turner with both sets of racks, so I will be in business! Wish me luck!
  2. Goose and Fig

    Goose and Fig Grateful Geese

    Apr 19, 2009
    Fall Creek Falls TN
    Welcome back! Happy Hatching, too!
  3. gocrow77

    gocrow77 Crow's Nest

    May 13, 2009
    Central MO
    [​IMG] Have fun!!
  4. skeeter9

    skeeter9 Songster

    Eggcellent!!!! Good luck with your hatch!
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop


    God speed!

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