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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by C1983mary, Apr 10, 2016.

  1. C1983mary

    C1983mary New Egg

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    My name is Mary and we have copper merans and turkeys ducks too but they are babies. just started incubating chicken n turkeys eggs so far hatched two babies ones alive one died :( but have a ton more in incubator one of my eggs almost exploded today
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Mary and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced poultry keepers - loads of info on anything poultry. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Merry Christmas! Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome Mary

    Glad you could join us here! Sorry to hear you lost one of your babies :hugs Incubating and hatching sure can be harsh but then again it's so rewarding and exciting too. It really is everything rolled into one. Here is a great article to check out ~https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-101

    It has all the information needed on incubating and hatching eggs. Wishing you the very best of luck with your other eggs.

    Enjoy BYC :frow
     
  4. N F C

    N F C eggnog time! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Hi Mary, it's nice to have you join us!
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Beware of exploding stink eggs!! They contaminate the brooder and everything around them. [​IMG]
     

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