Hatching incubated eggs in cartons?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Ren2014, Oct 20, 2015.

  1. in egg cartons

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  2. lay the eggs on their side

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  1. TinkyPinky

    TinkyPinky Out Of The Brooder

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  2. wyndotte lover

    wyndotte lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well it's sounds kinda awesome to accomplish but I haven't hatch single yolk yet but I'm on day 14
     
  3. Ren2014

    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope

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    Hey, we are on the same day[​IMG] Are you seeing any double yolks?
     
  4. Ren2014

    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope

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    @wyndotte lover here's the vid I was talking about
     
  5. wyndotte lover

    wyndotte lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sadly no but my sister did get one from the same set of hens but that egg was for breakfast
     
  6. Ren2014

    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope

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    We got a lot of double yolkers when our pullets first started laying.
     
  7. wyndotte lover

    wyndotte lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 4 silver laced wyndottes that should start laying this spring but I have three duck eggs and 4 rir leghorn crosses in the incubator what do you. Have in yours this will be my first time incubating eggs
     
  8. Ren2014

    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope

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    @wyndotte lover I'm a dummy... just on day 11 here lol. I don't know what I was thinking[​IMG]
     
  9. wyndotte lover

    wyndotte lover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's all good what do you have incubating
     
  10. Ren2014

    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope

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    I started with 2 duck eggs and 32 Lavender Orpingtons and 7 Jubilee Orpingtons. The duck eggs were clear and culled last night. All 7 JO were culled and 13 LO were culled: 2 blood rings and 11 clears. What kind of duck eggs are you incubating? Did you set them the same day as the chicken eggs?
     

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