help! Quail incubation problem

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Crest Acres Girl, Oct 23, 2008.

  1. Crest Acres Girl

    Crest Acres Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I woke up really late today and it got so hot inside the house...the incubator went up to 103.7 degrees and the humidity fell to 16% I dont know how long they were at that but I dont any vains on most of the coturnix quail eggs [​IMG] Im so bummed. ...well I dont even know if they were fertile, when I got them 50% of the eggs was crushed so..hopfully something hatch right?
     
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  2. Bleenstar

    Bleenstar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i thought the temp is suppose to be stabled at 99 degree? I remember you said you used a fan [​IMG] so humidity prob got down faster then ususal...never hatched quail so I dont know
     
  3. Crest Acres Girl

    Crest Acres Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] just scared the eggs wont do well nemore
     
  4. Bleenstar

    Bleenstar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    might need to wait until the quail masters wake up hahah
     
  5. Crest Acres Girl

    Crest Acres Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yah I guess i'll wait...
     
  6. Bleenstar

    Bleenstar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok I read up on some stuff for ya...I hear people have bad hatch rates when humidity goes too low..How many days into your incubation?
     
  7. Crest Acres Girl

    Crest Acres Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    about 6 days in....
     
  8. Bleenstar

    Bleenstar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok, dont give up hope yet, just make sure the temp is right and humidity is good for the next 10 days and you should have at least some hatch [​IMG]
     
  9. Crest Acres Girl

    Crest Acres Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the hope Bleenstar [​IMG]
     
  10. Bleenstar

    Bleenstar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    no problem [​IMG] hope they do well
     

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