Incubating Bobwhite Eggs

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  1. bietsch624

    bietsch624 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am trying to incubate for the first time and see in the instructions that the temp should be 99.5 for hatching. Is this the temperature to maintain the entire time?
     
  2. bietsch624

    bietsch624 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Still need some help from anyone....
     
  3. jenjscott

    jenjscott Mosquito Beach Poultry

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    yes, 99.5 if it is an incubator with a fan. Good luck
     
  4. bietsch624

    bietsch624 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you!
     
  5. Valley quail breeder

    Valley quail breeder Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Temp 99.5-101.00 Bobwhite Quail eggs usually takes 23-24 days to hatch, Stop turning on last 3 days prior to hatch date.
     
  6. underground chickenman

    underground chickenman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:And bump the humidity to 70-75% during those last three days.

    UGCM
     
  7. bietsch624

    bietsch624 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks again..all. I can't wait to see if everything works out okay. First try. I'll be devastated if it doesn't work out successfully..
     
  8. SunnyChic

    SunnyChic Keep The Sunny Side Up

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    [​IMG] Best of luck for a great hatch!
     
  9. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    In 3 1/2 Wks When The Timer Goes Ding........... You'll Have A Quailalanche In Your Bator [​IMG]
     
  10. bietsch624

    bietsch624 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here's hopin'
     

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