Howdy from Indiana!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by barredrocker87, Jan 16, 2015.

  1. barredrocker87

    barredrocker87 New Egg

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    Hey all, my name is Todd, and I am addicted to my backyard birds! About forty so far, and i just want more. Weird, but true. New chicks hatching as I type in the incubator. How long should they stay in the incubator?
     
  2. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello [​IMG] and Welcome to BYC!
    No, wanting more then forty is not weird! Chickens are very addicting. Check out the learning center for information about hatching and raising chicks. Good luck with your flock!

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  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] We're glad you joined us!

    Congratulations on the eggs hatching! You can leave chicks in the incubator until they're mostly dry and fluffy, usually 24-48 hours.
     
  4. tj74roberts

    tj74roberts Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome from California!!
     
  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    I usually leave my chicks in the incubator for about 24 hours after they hatch.
     
  6. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Todd. Glad you decided to join our flock. Very few BYC members are immune to "chicken math." :eek:) Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your hatch.
     
  8. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us.

    You have already received answers to your question, but if you do have other concerns in your hatch, post in the incubating and hatching forum - you'll get more input there.
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  10. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

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