egg turning question???????????????

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickenshow, Nov 13, 2007.

  1. chickenshow

    chickenshow Chillin' With My Peeps

    104
    0
    129
    Aug 2, 2007
    ok so i put my eggs in the incubator october 28th at 4:44 pm could u give me a date of when to stop turning
     
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    That would make them due the 18th of November...so stop turning the 15th. GOOD LUCK on your hatching....whatcha got in the bator???
     
  3. Rocket Raley

    Rocket Raley Chillin' With My Peeps

    138
    0
    129
    Jul 6, 2007
    I have a egg turning question.

    I don't have a turner so I'm turning mine by hand every 4 hours.
    What about at night, I'm I suppossed to get up at night every 4 hours and turn them?
     
  4. jenlynn4

    jenlynn4 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 12, 2007
    PA
    I usually just turn them before I go to bed an then again when I get up. [​IMG]
     
  5. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    I turned them three times per day, or you could do 5. You don't have to turn at night - get SOME sleep - you'll need it come day 19-20!

    If you do an odd number, then every other night for the long stretch without turning, you have alternate sides up. With an even number of turns, then the same side would be up every night for the long stretch.

    Did that make sense?? I was up waaayyy too early this am...
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by