Can I incubate bantam and normal sized eggs together?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Cree, Aug 28, 2013.

  1. Cree

    Cree Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 14, 2013
    Lino Lakes, MN
    I got some Bantam Ameraucanas eggs and some normal Jersey Giant eggs and threw them both in the incubator together. Is there anything wrong with this? I tried to spread them out evenly so the temp might stay even throughout. Any input would be greatly appreciated. These are my first eggs/chickens ever so hoping for a good hatch.
  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 24, 2013
    You'll be fine incubating large fowl eggs and bantam eggs at the same time. Just watch out for the chicks when they hatch; you might want to separate the bantams because of their smaller size and more delicate nature.

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