Testing Fertility

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by SterlingAcres, Sep 19, 2008.

  1. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Songster

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    Testing fertility for a friend...
    I've got:
    22 Barred Rocks
    13 Easter Eggers
    5 Button Quail

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    They go in tonight. [​IMG] Wish me luck!
     
    Last edited: Sep 19, 2008
  2. Colored Egg Farmer

    Colored Egg Farmer Chicken overload

    gl [​IMG]
     
  3. chickenandabiscuit

    chickenandabiscuit In the Brooder

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    Good luck with your hatch. I am putting some EE's in today that I got from Leah and I just hatched 7 barred rocks last week. I have never hatched quail, so that should be fun. I understand they have a much shorter incubation time and you have to grind the starter feed for them. So tiny compared to those chicken eggs!
     
  4. hinkjc

    hinkjc Crowing

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    What a nice collection..good luck with the hatch! Do you get to keep the chicks? [​IMG]

    Jody
     
  5. needmorechickens!

    needmorechickens! Songster

    Jul 2, 2008
    West TN
    [​IMG] wow, wish someone else needed me to test some of those green ones! [​IMG]
    ~Rebecca
     
  6. 77horses

    77horses ◊The Spontaneous Pullet!◊

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    wow! THAT'S A LOT OF EGGS!!!!!! [​IMG] I have one egg on day 19 and I couldn't imagine having as many as you do! [​IMG]


    Good luck with your eggs! I hope you have a lot of little fuzzies on the way! [​IMG]
     
  7. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Songster

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    Quote:LOL! I'd imagine...
    Unless someone close by wanted some chicks. I'll have to wait and see what hatches. I've had rotten luck with shipped eggs this year. [​IMG]
     
  8. GopherBoyFarms

    GopherBoyFarms Songster

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    good luck (are all those going in one unit?)

    looks kinda like what we found when we moved a car that was in the yard

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  9. MagsC

    MagsC Queen Of Clueless

    Jul 27, 2008
    Minnesota
    Wow! I like those olive looking green ones.[​IMG]
     
  10. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Songster

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    Quote:Yep, I've got a large cabinet redwood bator. Holds about 800 eggs.
     

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