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Hatching Question

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Hoover74, Feb 25, 2013.

  1. Hoover74

    Hoover74 New Egg

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    Hello! This is my first experience with hatching. I have my incubator ready to go. The temp is consistent. My three females are laying 3-4 eggs a day. I am not sure if I should start putting the eggs in the incubator or wait until I have a good collection to put in at once. If I wait, should I leave them in the nest? I would like to hatch about 7-8 successfully. So, I assumed I would put about 20 inside. Is that reasonable?
    Thanks for your guidance.
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    This is the link in which to ask all questions related to hatching, good luck..
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/...own-as-hatch-day-is-today/36590#post_10554739
     

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