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do you rotate the eggs around when using auto turner?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by OCchickens, Mar 15, 2009.

  1. OCchickens

    OCchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2008
    Brea, California
    Do I need to move the eggs around every 1-2 days to different spots in the bator using the automatic turners? Or do you just set them out & leave them there til day 18?
  2. MoodyChicken

    MoodyChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 15, 2009
    Northern California
    That's a good question... I'm curious! I've always been told to leave them be. But a mama hen moves em everywhere...
  3. aberfitch

    aberfitch Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 24, 2008
    Texas Fort Worth
    if you got a turner you just leave it alone. untill day 18 and remove for hatching.

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