The Hardest Part About Hatching Chicks For Profit

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Farmer Connie, Jun 16, 2017.

  1. Farmer Connie

    Farmer Connie Being followed by a moon shadow Premium Member

    Feb 28, 2017
    North Central Florida
    We run 3 incubators with intervals of seven days between each. Eggs are hand turned so they hold more.. We have been having a 70% hatch rate with average of 50 eggs per Bator.
    Some are full breed and some are crosses.
    Lately some of the crosses are so Darn beautiful. Smokey Grey's and various splashes of uncommon blends.
    Hard to keep in mind that you can't keep them all sometimes.
    I have to post a pic of the smokey gray baby.
    I love the cross combinations!
  2. Top Rooster

    Top Rooster Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 16, 2015
    North East Oklahoma
    I wanna see!

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