Might lose power..

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tadpole98, Dec 12, 2013.

  1. tadpole98

    tadpole98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Been watching the weather and looks like a 70% chance we are gonna have an icestorm tomorrow night. Good possibility we will lose power during that. I am setting eggs today for new year. What can I do to keep eggies warm?
     
  2. foreverlearning

    foreverlearning Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you don't have a generator then you might want to think about a trip to Walmart's camping section. They have hand warmers, propane heaters, kerosene heaters, and those little fuel cells for heating a buffet. All will work, make sure you keep an eye on the temps near the eggs. A lot of people make home made incubators out of these cheap coolers so you should be fine.
     
  3. LeenaB

    LeenaB Out Of The Brooder

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    Hot water bottles stay warm for about 6 hours, add boiling water, cover with fleece and monitor the temperautre as it decreases remove layers of fleece.
     

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