can i put duck eggs in the same incubator as chicken eggs ?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Daniel_2kaii9, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. Daniel_2kaii9

    Daniel_2kaii9 Chillin' With My Peeps

    694
    1
    141
    Jun 16, 2009
    South Wales
    hey, im setting some chicken eggs in my homemade incubator on sunday and i was wondering if i can put 3 duck eggs in there with the chicken eggs ?

    thanks

    ~Daniel.
     
  2. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    14,367
    32
    316
    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    It might work. I think the big problem would be the different humidity requirements of chicken and duck eggs. Hmm. [​IMG]
     
  3. Daniel_2kaii9

    Daniel_2kaii9 Chillin' With My Peeps

    694
    1
    141
    Jun 16, 2009
    South Wales
    i was just reading a topic now and someone said thay hatch chicken and duck eggs in the same incubator all the time and thay all hatched

    ~Daniel
     
  4. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    14,367
    32
    316
    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    In that case, you might as well try it. [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by