Mahonri's 3rd Annual, BYC Easter Hatch-a-long!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Mahonri, Feb 1, 2012.

  1. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

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    That reminds me, and I always forget to ask...... [​IMG]

    Is it bugger or booger? I have used both, because I don't know! [​IMG]
     
  2. cherylcohen

    cherylcohen The Omelet Ranch

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    There will be 3 or 4 auto turner trays!! excited It will be so nice not juggling 5 different bators!
     
  3. superchemicalgirl

    superchemicalgirl HEN PECKED

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    If I'm unsure what's inside (stinky, gooey, explody mess) I put it inside a ziploc bag, seal it and then whack it with something like a knife or a small hammer and then slide the contents out into a the bag. Therefore, no mess, no smell. If it's made it to lockdown and looks like there's a chick in it, I just open it without the bag.


    ... and I'm in the medical profession... can't really gross me out. My mom almost died though when I brought home a sheep brain, a cow eye and a pig heart for my first anatomy course. She made me keep them outside on the porch.
     
  4. superchemicalgirl

    superchemicalgirl HEN PECKED

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    S/he was a shrink wrapped chick that I had to "birth" from the egg. It's warmed but probably won't fluff up for 24 to 48 hours or so cause of the nasty glue like stuff from the membrane.
     
  5. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Free Ranging

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    I carry my duds out to the mulch pile and, standing at a distance, throw them down hard on a board. Then if they are not too stinky I take a closer look.
     
  6. wolftracks

    wolftracks Spam Hunter

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    NICE! Congrats!

    Was it made from scratch or something repurposed?
     
  7. cherylcohen

    cherylcohen The Omelet Ranch

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    not sure...
     
  8. superchemicalgirl

    superchemicalgirl HEN PECKED

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    My pie's done... blueberry still has some time in the oven. Would it be wrong to bring this in for Pie Day missing a piece (or half of it)?
     
  9. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation

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    Well, of course not. You should test it before taking it, I think!
     
  10. superchemicalgirl

    superchemicalgirl HEN PECKED

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    Quality assurance? Checking for chick fluff?
     

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