Turkey eggs vs. Duck and Goose Eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by wefroggy, Mar 11, 2010.

  1. wefroggy

    wefroggy Chillin' With My Peeps

    What is difference in size between Turkey, Duck and Goose eggs? I am getting an incubator and was wondering if you could incubate Turkey eggs in a turner for either of the other eggs?
  2. maureen9962

    maureen9962 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 11, 2010
    I just got a Hovabator 1588 with auto turner for goose eggs. They told me to use this for turkey eggs. I am wondering if I can also use it for chicken eggs.
  3. Soccer Mom

    Soccer Mom Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 5, 2009
    West of Crazy
    I don't know about turkey eggs, but you can do duck eggs in a chicken turner. A goose turner is simply too big. I wouldn't try chicken or duck eggs in the goose turner.
  4. wefroggy

    wefroggy Chillin' With My Peeps

    I had heard that you could do Turkey eggs in Duck egg turners. Someone is giving me an incubator and I don't know what it has but I want to try turkey eggs. I guess I shall see what I get.
    Thanks Heidi
  5. chickenlittle32

    chickenlittle32 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2009
    Rayne Louisiana
    I use the chicken egg turner for my duck and turkey eggs....they work just fine IMO.

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