Incubator question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by lincolnsilkies, Sep 28, 2011.

  1. lincolnsilkies

    lincolnsilkies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 2 incubators going one was set on a friday the other on a sunday after candling eggs i have enough room for the others now in the other incubator the one that set friday has 29 now and the one set on sunday has 8 so can i combine them or is it best to leave them how they are i just didnt want to have to run 2 if i didnt need to anymore thanks
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

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    You can combine the eggs into one until you go into lockdown with the first set. Then you fire the second one up for use as a hatcher only on the first set of eggs.
     
  3. nizar

    nizar Out Of The Brooder

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    two month ago I put eggs for 8 different dates, all fertile eggs hatch.
     

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