how long?

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Luke0987654321, Dec 5, 2009.

  1. Luke0987654321

    Luke0987654321 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi
    I'm about to buy quail eggs for incubation,
    and i would like to know how long do they stay in the bator?
    when do i stop turning the eggs?
    and any more info or tips on incubating [​IMG]
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    luke.
     
  2. Pokes79

    Pokes79 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If cotournix/A&M they incubate 18 days and stop turning at 15 days. The humidity should be a little higher than chicken. Button quail take about 15 days and stop turning on day 12-13.
    I think Bob White take about 23 days and stop turning day 19-20.
     
  3. Luke0987654321

    Luke0987654321 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    by the way how long do they live for?
     
  4. canter6

    canter6 Cooped up

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    Quote:What species are we talking about here?
     
  5. Luke0987654321

    Luke0987654321 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    qourtnix quail
     
  6. La Mike

    La Mike (Always Slightly Off)

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    Most of mine about 6-12 mos lol
     

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