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Turning the eggs, When to and how many times!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by n2thestorm5032, Jul 22, 2008.

  1. n2thestorm5032

    n2thestorm5032 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Exactly what the subject said... How many times do I turn the eggs, at what times during the day, and would they be ok at night while I sleep?
     
  2. kellim

    kellim Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Most people say 3 times a day. They will be fine at night. I personally turn mine once a day sometimes if I am lucky to have enough time I turn them twice. I have had all but 2 eggs hatch (those 2 had bacteria in the sir sac from where they got dropped) so I really think it's just preference. The idea is to keep the chick for just laying on that one side.
     
  3. n2thestorm5032

    n2thestorm5032 Chillin' With My Peeps

    so turn them atleast ounce a day, at the most 3, but you think ounce is just as good! alright if I get chicks and incubator I will do that, I was just thinking ahead!
     
  4. kellim

    kellim Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good Luck! It is addictive!!! [​IMG]
     

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