First time hatching duck eggs. Please help

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by 4H-Mom, Mar 10, 2011.

  1. 4H-Mom

    4H-Mom In the Brooder

    Mar 10, 2010
    Rolla, Mo
    This is our first time hatching duck eggs. First question Can we put ducks & chickens in the same incuabtor? I figure the temp is the same as chickens 99.5 but the humidity I cannot remember. They sit for 28 days turning the eggs twice a day. Any other help would be greatly appriciated. Thank you.[​IMG][​IMG]
  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

    Nov 4, 2008
    Cross Lanes, WV
    It not ideal because the humidity required for ducks is higher than the humidity for chickens. I have done it, but its risky

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