Question about quail eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickalator, Mar 18, 2008.

  1. chickalator

    chickalator Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Does anybody know if button quail eggs will fit in a universal eggturning tray for hovabators

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  2. sagefox

    sagefox Out Of The Brooder

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    I had to buy quail racks for my turner because the buttons fall right thru the reg. trays lol.
     
  3. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    PA
    Yes I also had to buy quail egg racks. And they are worth it! You can do so many more eggs and they all fit nice and snug.
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  4. jkcove08

    jkcove08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just hatched out 28 out of 36 eggs and I turned them by hand. You just lay your had over a bunch of them and roll, I dont pay any attention on how far they have turned, I am sure a few rolled a couple times that got away from me. In all reality unless you are going to sell a TON of them you wont need to hatch more then 40 or 50. They grow so fast. It really isnt that hard turning them by hand. Jenn
     

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