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Food in Bator?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by peepinglaura, Mar 16, 2009.

  1. peepinglaura

    peepinglaura Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2009
    Does anyone put chick food in the incubator? My chicks were set 18 hrs apart (I was holding eggs for someone who didn't come for them). I'm worried about how long they might be without food. I know a day without food is OK, but I'm worried about a protracted hatching.


  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    I dont put food in the bator. Last week I had one hatch Monday morning, and the last ones hatched wednesday morning, I got them all out wednesday around 2 pm, all are fine and doing great. [​IMG]

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