Trying Again

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

  1. navasima

    navasima Chillin' With My Peeps

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    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

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    Hey, that sounds just like MY plan! [​IMG]
     
  3. Mibotsu

    Mibotsu Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2011
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    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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