Question about automatic egg turner(s)

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by DMSrabbit, Dec 9, 2010.

  1. DMSrabbit

    DMSrabbit Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My question is: Can i leave the eggs in the automatic egg turner longer than 18 days? Heres my scenario, i got 14 eggs for incubation on 12/2/2010, and another 24 the next day (12/3/2010) i would like to leave the first 14 eggs in the extra one day (day 19) so that i can take auto egg turner out and transfer the eggs in one motion. I also bought another incubator just in case i need to transfer them into that before the other 24 are ready the next day..

    I would like to start incubating a new batch in my new incubator if i can do everything (what i wrote above) with just the one that i have. This would be more advantageous for me, and i could incubate the next round quicker.
    Any advice would be greatly appreciated,

    Nate
     
  2. thebirdguy

    thebirdguy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You should be ok.. if it was me, I would probably split the difference and move them all on the "1/2" day.. :) Best of luck on your hatch!!
     
  3. DMSrabbit

    DMSrabbit Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thats good advice.. I will intend on doing that.. Thanks!! [​IMG][​IMG]
     

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