Excited about the first batch in the incubator

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by genesis120, Mar 6, 2017.

  1. genesis120

    genesis120 Just Hatched

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    I've been raising chickens for three years and have used this site for reference and then finally decided to become a member. Now I've decided to try and raise my first batch of eggs in an incubator. Going to be an interesting assortment I have eggs from silkies and buff orpingtons and various crosses using my silky and buff orpington roosters.
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to the Backyard chickens flock. There are some current "hatch-a-longs going on now. You may want to follow them or post if you need advice. Sending good hatching vibes your way [​IMG]
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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  4. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under genesis120 [​IMG] Welcome!

    Good luck with the hatch!

    You might want to also pop in and say hello on your local thread: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you ‘Find your State’s thread.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great links already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     
  6. N F C

    N F C got coffee? Premium Member Project Manager

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    Good luck with your hatch!
     
  7. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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    Welcome to Backyard Chickens! I am so glad you joined us and I hope you will make yourself at home here! :frow

    ~Cuz
     
  8. genesis120

    genesis120 Just Hatched

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    Thank you for the links. With the info in the links I have improved my homemade incubator and hopefully increased hatch rate.
     

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