How many quail eggs under a bantam silkie hen?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by iamcuriositycat, Jan 18, 2013.

  1. iamcuriositycat

    iamcuriositycat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    K. Mama just hatched out three baby silkies and I'm planning ahead. Next time she (or her sister) goes broody, I want to put quail eggs up under her. I want them for meat and eggs. How many coturnix quail eggs can/will she hatch?
     
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    iamcuriositycat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aw, darn. I just assumed she could do it. Guess it's back to the incubator for the quail. Thanks for the link!
     

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