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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by collegegardener, Aug 29, 2014.

  1. collegegardener

    collegegardener Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 16, 2014
    Russellville, Arkansas

    I'm a bit new to chickens and I want to try to hatch out some eggs next year. I'm asking for an incubator for Christmas, but I really have no idea which one to ask for. I've started to do a bit of research on them, but not a whole lot yet. Does anyone have any recommendations?
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

    May 14, 2014
    I've used the Genesis styrofoam incubators with air circulating fans and automatic egg turners a number of times and have always gotten a good hatch rate from them. Murray McMurray has a very nice one for under $200 at http://www.mcmurrayhatchery.com/full_view_picture_window_incubator.html. Whatever incubator you end up getting, just be sure and get one with an air circulating fan and an automatic egg turner.
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