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cold weather and quail eggs

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Shanti Marie, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. Shanti Marie

    Shanti Marie Out Of The Brooder

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    how cold can my JQ eggs get before they cannot be incubated?
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    That depends on how long they were cold and to what temp. Generally eggs should be stored at no less than 50 degrees. But temps in the 40's for a few hours shouldn't hurt anything. Freezing temps are definitely no good.
     
  3. Shanti Marie

    Shanti Marie Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks! they were cold when I got them from the mail lady. seemed like around 39 or 40.
     

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