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Emu eggs started March 6th

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by BellLisamo, Mar 12, 2013.

  1. BellLisamo

    BellLisamo Diagnosed w/ Muscovitis

    Feb 7, 2009
    Tombstone, AZ
    So my lovely female emu gave me 4 eggs and I decided to hatch them! I read someplace that if the male and female aren't breeding that means no eggs (?)... so I took them and though I would try my luck! This will be the longest hatch of my life. LOL.
    I also threw some chicken eggs in for an experiment to see if those would hatch too.

    I have an older cabinet Dickey with automatic turner and a water system with a float! Fingers crossed.

    I doubt I'll be able to candle them at all, so I will have to weigh them.

    Wish me luck! [​IMG]

  2. RoyalLegend

    RoyalLegend In the Brooder

    Nov 13, 2012
    good luck! I started my incubator on March 3rd, although I had planned on the 6th. But I was being overrun with eggs. :)
    So I'll have cute fluffy yellow chicks for Easter.


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