Three cheers for the PTA!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by CritterHill, Apr 15, 2009.

  1. CritterHill

    CritterHill Songster

    Feb 3, 2008
    SE PA
    So I was at the PTA meeting this evening. The 4th grade teachers (one of whom is a friend of mine) did a presentation on how they incubate and hatch eggs for their embryology lesson.

    I mentioned I had a broody hen sitting on eggs right now, but I was worried she would quit because she is Polish (not known for their broodyness).

    She handed me the incubator she had on display! Got a loaner incubator to keep on hand in case my broody quits! Yay!

    Of course, she broke one of the 6 eggs under her today [​IMG] And I had to remove 4 non fertile eggs that her buddies laid in with her. Sigh.

    I still have 5 left. Only on day 5 though. I am less than hopeful.
  2. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    Good hatching vibes for you! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  3. vfem

    vfem Yoga...The Chicken Pose

    Aug 4, 2008
    Fuquay Varina, NC
    I am sending good vibes your way as well! I think you will manage. [​IMG]

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