?? re incubating guinea eggs

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by Sherry, May 3, 2008.

  1. Sherry

    Sherry Songster

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    I got my Hova-Bator Genesis. My eggs should be here next week.

    Should I pre-heat the incubator prior to setting the eggs, as in turn it on the day before, or wait until I actually put the eggs in ?

    This will be my first time incubating, in case you couldn't tell. [​IMG]
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

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    Plug it in now and let it run. It will idle out and you can check and make sure it is functioning properly before your eggs come.

    I always let mine run a few days before putting in my eggs.
     
  3. Wolf-Kim

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    Yes you want to get it pre-set for the eggs. That way you know the temp and humidity is good and not worried about crazy temperature spikes once the eggs are in the 'bator.

    -Kim
     

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