Need advise-need to hatch turkey, chicken, bantam at same time!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by slc, May 26, 2010.

  1. slc

    slc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I need to hatch turkeys, standard chickens, and bantam eggs together. I only have one incubator and this would be my first experience with hatching. Due to availability of the hatching eggs I'm getting I'll have to do it this way. I have a new Hovabator Genesis and I am not sure what turner I need to get. Can all three be done in the universal? Do I need a quail egg tray? Can trays be mixed and matched? Any advise on hatching such a range at once?
     
  2. NancyinAlaska

    NancyinAlaska Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not sure about the bantam eggs, but I put turkey eggs in a week before the chicken eggs so they all hatch at the same time, turkeys 28 days, chickens 21 I also have one incubator
     

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