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 Songster

    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 Songster

    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 Songster

    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 Songster

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

    Kanchii Songster

    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 Songster

    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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