Chicken sitting on duck eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by shortie, Jun 9, 2009.

  1. shortie

    shortie Hatching

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    :)Hi has any one else hatched duck eggs under a chicken?.I have a pekin bantom sitting on 3 call duck eggs.At day 19 now.I have heard that i am meant to sprinkle eggs with a little tepid water,has anyone done this? and when should i start doing it.Any other tips gratefully recieved.Thanks Shortie:)
     
  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

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    Weve hatched ducks under chickens. We just let her set and works great for us. Just remember duck eggs take 28 days instead of 21.
     

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