got eggs!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by AtRendeAcres, Apr 6, 2008.

  1. AtRendeAcres

    AtRendeAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2007
    Clarion County
    I forgot were my notes are from last hatch!!!

    Can someone tell me how much humidity I start & end with?

    I bought eggs off eggbid.com (([email protected])) few months ago & only 1 hatched!!!


    Plug for dicks chicks!!!
    I went to dicks house yesturday & he gave me a dozen free! (drove 5 hours)
    ((because I had such a bad hatch))

    I felt like a kid in a candy shop ((a house with 2 loors of chickens)) LOL I came home with 4 dozen eggs!!!

    [​IMG] His chickens are nothing like hatchery chickens!!!
    (((never thought there was a big difference in hatchery & show quality)))
    (my barred rocks & his looked like 2 different breeds)
     
  2. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    Dick's a nice fella & he has some of the best Rocks you'll find anywhere.
     
  3. Hi!
    I like 45% til Day 18 and 65% for the last 3 days.

    Wow! You drove 5 hrs for eggs?
    Good luck with the hatch!

    2 loors of chickens?
    [​IMG]
    Lisa
     
    Last edited: Apr 6, 2008
  4. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    I drove 5 hours one way once for a rooster believe it or not [​IMG]

    I like 40 to 50% humidity and 60 to 70% last three days..anywhere in those ranges....just depends on what side of the country your on, your weather and housing in my opinion...
     
  5. AtRendeAcres

    AtRendeAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2007
    Clarion County
    Thanks guys!!

    [​IMG] I will post pictures when they hatch!


    & yes his rocks were Great!
     

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