First batch hmmm wow!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Reel Farm, Oct 23, 2015.

  1. Reel Farm

    Reel Farm Out Of The Brooder

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    Stayed up till 1am watching couldn't stay awake when I did wake up I have 5 chick's 1 still nothing I did candle and it was moving so how long do I wait?
    BTW the 2 refrigerated eggs hatched perfectly
     
  2. GreenRunner

    GreenRunner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great pics! Bet you'll be completely addicted now! :) I've got a hatch over the next few days - fingers crossed. :D
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    I would leave your egg another 12 hours and re candle to see if it's still moving if you have had no action from it.
     
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    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    :fl What have you got in?
     
  5. Reel Farm

    Reel Farm Out Of The Brooder

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    4 RIR hens
    1 Black orp hen
    The roo was RIR/Amer

    Next batch to start will be same hens but different roo he is a RIR
     
  6. GreenRunner

    GreenRunner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Three silkies. Nine of the 12 eggs were clear BUT, in hindsight at least I'm not going to have a house of chicks over the winter!
     
  7. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    When are you setting your next batch? As soon as the incubator is clean? :lau
     
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    Oh heck! 9 clears :eek:

    I suppose no you won't have a house full.
     
  9. Reel Farm

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    Will start about 4 days after all hatched we will have chick's in house all winter lol
    We live in Alaska people either want eggs or chick's so baitor will be going non stop all winter
     
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  10. Yorkshire Coop

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    Sounds good :thumbsup
    I'm afraid mine is away until Spring next year, it's looking very lonely all boxed up in the corner :hit
     

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