How to do this again?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by rooster brandon., Nov 8, 2010.

  1. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

    530
    1
    131
    Sep 10, 2010
    Kodak, by knoxville
    Ok when i was young i hatched chicks with my papaw but now i forgot how to do this......Do you keep the temp at 97.5 until day 18 on lock down do you raise it or lower it what do i do and when they hatch do i leave them in there until the rest hatch do i offer food and water right after they hatch what do i do?
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    30,361
    153
    446
    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Go to this page/link and read EVERYTHING.. all of the links/threads etc...

    It's an education.

    Good luck!
     
  3. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

    530
    1
    131
    Sep 10, 2010
    Kodak, by knoxville
    Yeah alot of info there but not all the right answers...........do you keep the temp the same from day 1 to day 21 and if some don`t hatch until day 23 or 22 do you just keep the hatched ones in there
     
  4. Surehatch

    Surehatch Chillin' With My Peeps

    466
    1
    111
    Nov 16, 2009
    Georgia
    Keep the temp the same - that's what I do
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by