I Need Help ASAP With My Turkey Eggs Please.......

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by BirdBoy88, Apr 2, 2009.

  1. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    Hey everyone... [​IMG]

    Today is day 26 for my 9 Turkey eggs so i stop turning them today right?

    Well if so i need as many babies to hatch as possible so can i hatch them big end up? has it been done before? or i just have to lay them on there sides??

    Please i need this info fast before i get the hatcher ready for them

    thanks [​IMG]
  2. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    Yes, you can stop turning your turkey eggs. Actually, they recommend to stop turning on day 25, but today is fine. I just lay mine on their side to hatch. Good luck with your hatch!
  3. saladin

    saladin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 30, 2009
    the South
    Stop turning them; actually I stop on day 22 or 23 but it shouldn't matter. I don't have an automatic turner so all mine hatch on their sides. I usually have better than a 90% hatch rate of fertile eggs set.

    Good luck with them.
  4. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    Thanks [​IMG]

    I have been so busy with my health i lost track of the days for them [​IMG]

    but i have the hatcher on and warming up i will put them in there once everything is ready [​IMG]

    thanks again!

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