"Springing in the Chicks" 2016 April Hatch-a-Long Hosted by Mike & Sally

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  1. shahtir101

    shahtir101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Any tips on encouraging a hen to go broody?
     
  2. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member Project Manager

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  3. shahtir101

    shahtir101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [COLOR=000000]BROODY HENS[/COLOR]

    [COLOR=333333][COLOR=008080]Encourage Hens to Hatch Eggs[/COLOR] http://www.motherearthnews.com/homesteading-and-livestock/encourage-hens-to-hatch-eggs.aspx[/COLOR] [COLOR=333333][COLOR=008080]SHOULD I move my BROODY mamma? discussion begins[/COLOR] post #28264 post #28269[/COLOR] [COLOR=333333]Broody Hens CLICK HERE [/COLOR] [COLOR=333333]Letting Broody Hens Hatch & Raise Chicks CLICK HERE[/COLOR] [COLOR=333333]Encouraging or Discouraging Broodiness CLICK HERE[/COLOR] [COLOR=333333]Broody Hens versus Incubators CLICK HERE[/COLOR] [COLOR=333333][COLOR=008080]"The Call of the Hen". virtual book[/COLOR] https://archive.org/details/callhenscience00hogarich[/COLOR] [/quoted Thank you
     
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  5. Nin315

    Nin315 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Candled last night,, marans r hard to tell, but I have a great candler andni think all but 3 or 4 out of 14 are good..marilyns eggs are 4 out of five Im sure of..will try again in a few days.
     
  6. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member Project Manager

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  7. Nin315

    Nin315 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Question- ive tried to find the post about the thermometer that someone recommended,, cant find it but can anyone plz recommend one that is usually close,, I have 4 in there now..plus the digital..calibrated but they r still driving me nuts..just want simple cheap old reliable one..thx
     
  8. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani Premium Member Project Manager

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    There are some in here:

    THERMOMETERS, HYGROMETERS & CALIBRATION



    Celsius to Fahrenheit (ºC to ºF) conversion calculator
    click HERE



    Thermo/hygro suggestions
    post #13998



    Brinsea Incubator Thermometers
    click HERE



    Strombergs Thermometers click
    HERE


    Hygrometers click
    HERE
    Digital Thermo/Hygros click
    Here



    Hova-Bator GQF Incubator Thermometer / Hygrometer (Wet Bulb) 3018

    post #32892



    HEAT SINKS/ Stones/Pebbles ADD THEM TO STYRO!
    post #43903



    Calibration is a MUST:
    HOW TO CALIBRATE

    post #9068
     
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  9. Sally Sunshine

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