First Timer

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Hawgon, Mar 9, 2013.

  1. Hawgon

    Hawgon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 22, 2011
    Vancouver, WA
    Putting 30 duck eggs in the incubator for someone tomorrow. Never have done ducks before, any advice for a first timer?
    Thank you
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchi Wan Kenobi Premium Member

    Mar 27, 2012
    My Coop
    The first time is always nerve-wracking! Make sure your incubator has been running for 24 hours beforehand and is holding the temp steady. Other than that, just try to keep a nice stable humidity. Also, you can pop on over to the thread named 'Thread formerly known as Hatch day is today' - a lot of us in there hatch ducks and there are plenty of people with more experience than me that can help you out!

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