Hatching Goose Eggs Help!

Discussion in 'Geese' started by showgirl queen, Jan 11, 2012.

  1. showgirl queen

    showgirl queen New Egg

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    I am about to begin incubating my first goose eggs (African Dewlap) and need any tips/ suggestions to make this hatch a success! Would greatly appreciate any helpful info on temperature, humidity, resting, misting, etc...Been hatching chickens for years, wish me luck! Thanks.
     
  2. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

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    Waterfowl Incubation Guide Good luck! I've got africans in the bator too, on day 5, and a few roman tufteds that just got put in monday night. My first time trying to hatch goose eggs too.
     
  3. 1MrsMagoo

    1MrsMagoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Like JulieNKC said...read Pete55's waterfowl incubation guide. Converting the temperature from Celsius as quoted in the guide to F for a circulated air incubator is 99 F through day 27 or 29 (depending on when they are locked down) and 98.6 at lock-down. I followed his guide and had 3 of 4 hatch (one later died...all 4 developed). GOOD LUCK and happy hatching!
     

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