incubating eggs

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by morgan36, Jan 21, 2013.

  1. morgan36

    morgan36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am putting some eggs in the bator tomorrow evening 1/22/13 if any one wants to join me I am putting 12 Barred rock eggs 2 Black Minorca eggs and 40 plus cotornix quail eggs in the bator I will post pics every weekend and keep up to date records of how my hatch is going thanks please join in the fun
     
  2. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

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    I already have eggs cooking in the bator :) Hatch day is the 30th, so not much longer for me! Mine are Silkies, these will be the first eggs I've hatched from my own flock :woot
    Nikki
     
  3. I have some white bearded silkie eggs in the bator for feb 2
     
  4. Plus 9 silver phoenix eggs plus 3 lakenvelder
     
  5. morgan36

    morgan36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am getting off to a late start I am putting my eggs in the bator today
     
  6. morgan36

    morgan36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have all my eggs in the bator but I am having trouble stabiliIng the the temp the eggs have been in for about 16 hours now and the highest I go it up to is 97 degrees so I hope every thing will be ok
     
  7. morgan36

    morgan36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How is every one else doing?
     
  8. McPhersonFarm

    McPhersonFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What kind of incubator do you have? It should be at least 99.5 if it's forced air, does it have a thermostat adjustor? Is this your first batch?
     
  9. morgan36

    morgan36 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's a still air incubator not sure what brand I have adjusted the thermoste several times it is slowly rising
     
  10. McPhersonFarm

    McPhersonFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is it up to now? I pupt my eggs in late last night! I will satrt turning them either tomorrow night or Sunday morning!
     

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