Disinfect incubator and turner?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by CrzychickLady12, Jan 16, 2015.

  1. CrzychickLady12

    CrzychickLady12 Hatching

    Dec 28, 2014
    Anchor Point, Alaska
    I have read both yes disinfect with bleach my new incubator and some say no need to. What is your advice and do you? I ordered my eggs and will start them in the incubator tomorrow. I am bummed that 12 of my eggs were broken:( hopping for a good hatch
  2. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

    Oct 11, 2014
    Gouverneur, NY
    I use bleach water to deep clean mine.
  3. ozexpat

    ozexpat CocoBeach Farm

    first use I would just rinse it out to remove any dust from manafacturing. After usem wash with 1/2 cup per gallon (concentrated chlorox 8.25%).

    You should have it on so that it can settle in.

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