First time incubating, eggs set 29th August

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by storminstaffs, Aug 29, 2010.

  1. storminstaffs

    storminstaffs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well first timer alert [​IMG]

    all will be cross breeds, but should be pretty, here's the eggs, 3 araucana, 1 olive egger, 1 leghorn and 1 speckledy
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    my roo
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    my speckledy hen and leghorn
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    my araucana
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    and olive egger
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    This is going to be a long 21 days, do i start my countdown as tomorrow as i set the eggs 2 hours ago?

    Oh and whats the best watt of light or touch to see through a dark olive egg?
     
  2. TCollier

    TCollier Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Today to tomorrow at the same time is day one. Good luck on your hatch. Believe me it is a long 21 days!!! My first time was a couple months ago and I was a nervous wreck but did OK.
     
  3. storminstaffs

    storminstaffs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks, im a nervous wreck too, i keep checking on it every half hour
     

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