Guess what i got today *pics*

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by S n M Poultry, Apr 23, 2008.

  1. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    I got 4 Indian Blue peafowl eggs from my friend. I really didnt realize how big they were untill i saw them,lol. Here is a pic of them with a Snowy mallard egg and a turkey egg for size comparisen: [​IMG]

    Here is another pic of them with a OEGB egg and turkey egg: [​IMG]

    Im setting them on wensday or thursday. I will keep yall updated.
     
  2. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    Do peacock eggs take anything special? Are they diffrent to incubate than chickens?
     
  3. ruth

    ruth Life is a Journey

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    They take 28 days or more depending on breed.
     
  4. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    they are indian Blues. Do they take a diffrent temp or diffrent humidity?
     
  5. ruth

    ruth Life is a Journey

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    I don't know which breeds take longer but I think India Blues are 28 days. I have one in a bator now that is half way there. I think temp and humidity is same as hen eggs. A man gave me 6 eggs and only one is still viable with a moving peachick in there.
     
  6. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    ohh ok thanks for the info
     
  7. Kanchii

    Kanchii Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wow that was nice of your friend! I've seen those eggs going for a ton on eggbid! [​IMG]
     
  8. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    Quote:I know he said hes gonna bring me more [​IMG]

    EDITED TO SAY: This is my 1000 post
     
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