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Eggs Arrived

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ladyomaha, Dec 23, 2011.

  1. ladyomaha

    ladyomaha Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just received my Very first Shipment of eggs, Now I jsut have to wait, and hope for the best. WOOOHOOO I cant wait to see the Silkies I will have!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  2. ambrosia

    ambrosia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine are supposed to be here today too!!!! I'm jumping at the sound of every vehicle driving by lol
     
  3. ladyomaha

    ladyomaha Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I guess I am wondering , do I put them in the bator with out turner on counter top til they get to room temp?
     
  4. ambrosia

    ambrosia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It has been said on here that is best to let them sit for at least 8hrs before you set them...

    I know I will be letting them come up to room temp and letting the air cells settle before I begin, just to increase my hatch rate!!!
     
  5. ladyomaha

    ladyomaha Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Thank You for letting me know, I wasnt sure, I read some where to put in bator, just not let them turn for 4 hours. Thanks again....I cant wait.[​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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