incubating duck eggs

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Jmpeters, Jan 7, 2013.

  1. Jmpeters

    Jmpeters Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quick question for you guys. Do u have to lay duck eggs on their side when incubating?
     
  2. Jmpeters

    Jmpeters Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I found a bunch of these lil rubber washers at work.
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    I glued them on the end of a cheap flashlight. It holds the eggs perfect to candle them.
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    Im gonna tinker around with them to make and auto egg turner tray if the eggs dont have to lay sideways.
     
  3. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    some breeds do better on their sides than others.
     

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