is it okay to just turn the eggs twice a day?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Sweetlilbaby, May 28, 2012.

  1. Sweetlilbaby

    Sweetlilbaby Songster

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    Or do they really need to be turned 3 times a day? I've been doing 3 times a day but finding myself busy and would rather turn them morning and night then to turn them every 8 hours.
     
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    When we hatched a batch of eggs I'm pretty sure that's what we did. And we had a pretty good hatch rate- 18 out of 20! Not saying it was just because of that, but it certainly didn't hurt them! :D
     
  3. Sweetlilbaby

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    Cool, So I can just turn them every 12 hours. that will make things easier. I'd rather mess with the incubator as little as possible. everytime I touch it i want to candle the eggs.
     

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