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Do you need to use latex gloves?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tiki244, Jan 21, 2008.

  1. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

    Jan 1, 2008
    Do you need to use latex gloves when turning eggs so the oil on your skin doesnt get on the eggs?
  2. therealsilkiechick

    therealsilkiechick ShowGirl Queen

    Jul 18, 2007
    Northwestern, pa
    nope i tun by hand just wash hands first.
  3. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

    Jan 30, 2007
    Me either...I just wash and dry my hands good before and after turning by hand.....
  4. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    I don't... I don't even wash my hands before or after. :eek:

    Amazing I haven't gotten sick yet.

    I advise wash hands before and after.
  5. LinckHillPoultry

    LinckHillPoultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 17, 2008
    nope. I never do. Just make sure your hands are washed well before and after.

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