Trying Again

Discussion in 'Quail' started by navasima, Jan 3, 2012.

  1. navasima

    navasima Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 6, 2011
    New Mexico
    So - my friend brought a Hovabator 1620 w/turning rack and 25 hatching eggs. (...and you guys call yourselves enablers! ha! )
    Temp. holding at just under 100 - humidity holding at just under 50. These conditions remained steady for 24 hours so I set this AM.

    The Plan: peek in the window too often and tweak temp +/or humidity if necessary. Hands off as much as possible. Bump humidity to 70% and lockdown on the 18th. Hands off period.

    Call my friend around the 20th/21st and make those horrid squeaky girl noises as best I can when they hatch and then post pics for you guys.

    Sound okay?
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    Hey, that sounds just like MY plan! [​IMG]
  3. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2011
    Balbriggan, Ireland
    i understand all of that except for the "not messing with"part...we all know its a lie!

    lol [email protected]

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