Count the eggs!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Laskaland, Feb 12, 2009.

  1. Laskaland

    Laskaland ThE gRoOvY cHiCkEn

    Aug 2, 2008
    Nebraska
    Eggs from Gabbard Farms! 47/48 made it!
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    Mixed batch for hatch from ebay- 30 won, 33 came!
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    Wellies from L&S Chickens (thanks Shellie) 3 of my new Polish to see what comes out and one of my new bantam cochins!
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    What do you think? 3 incubators enough???
     
  2. twigg

    twigg Cooped up

    Mar 2, 2008
    Tulsa
    They look great .... 3 incubators? One Sportsman, or Brinsea Ova 100 would do just fine [​IMG]
     
  3. Laskaland

    Laskaland ThE gRoOvY cHiCkEn

    Aug 2, 2008
    Nebraska
    I would love a Dickey. For now, 3 styrofoams. I have pretty decent luck with them [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    I had 18 of Dispsy's frizzles in already, and then I added all these so, 42 x 3= 126??
    Hatch will be on the March 6th! 6 weeks to feather out and they will be free ranging fools! [​IMG]
     
  4. skeeter9

    skeeter9 Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] Holy cow!!! That's a lot of eggs!!! You're going to have chicks running out your ears in 3 weeks!!! How fun!!!!!
     
  5. austinhart123

    austinhart123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thats alot of eggs, good luck
     
  6. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    That will be a lot of little roos hatching.

    No wonder your avatar is the Colonel!!!
     
  7. Enchanted Sunrise Farms

    Enchanted Sunrise Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi Chihuahua, when you decide to hatch eggs you don't mess around, do you?!? i just put 21 eggs in my bator and thought i was a trouper. But you ROCK! Good luck with your hatch!
     
  8. slickchick

    slickchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just recently purchased eggs from Gabbard farms as well. They are hatching as I write this. I got 8 SLW, 8 Ameraucana, and 8 Barred Rock...What did you order in your mix?
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  9. onthespot

    onthespot Deluxe Dozens

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    I would love to know what your order was too. You got every color of egg there is!
     
  10. Laskaland

    Laskaland ThE gRoOvY cHiCkEn

    Aug 2, 2008
    Nebraska
    I told my hubby I wasn't shoe shopping any more, instead I am shopping for eggs of different colors [​IMG]

    So, the bottom one is easy, 3 Polish, 1 cochin frizzle bantam (freeloaders!) and 6 Wellies... Top boxes, New Hampshire Reds (my new project!), Ameraucanas and Wellies (the other work in progress!)
    Now the Middle one. I am so excited about this. It was a 30 purebred mix! 30 eggs mixed!! Woop. She labled them all and sent a sheet with codes on it!! Okay, so there are Buff Silkies, White Silkies, bantam blue cochins, Cuckoo Marans, Buff Orpingtons, What she calls olive eggers (her own cross- how cool is that?) and some that she calls "Dark Eggers" Which are assorted Maran Penedesenca(?) and Barnies..

    I will be so thrilled when they hatch [​IMG]
    Almost like a box of chocolates, except, well, no sugary delight...
     

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