Venturing into bobwhite quail raising

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Heathermd, May 1, 2016.

  1. Heathermd

    Heathermd New Egg

    Apr 20, 2016
    My husband and I purchased some bobwhite quail from a gentleman that raises them about a month ago. We have about 18 of them with a pretty good male to female radio, I'd guess 1 to 3. We got our first eggs about two weeks ago or less. I'm guessing by candling them that they're not fertile. Does it take a while before the rosters fertilize them, or should we be seeing fertile eggs soon? We're using a little Giant with a heater, fan, and rotating trays.
  2. rpeters48

    rpeters48 New Egg

    Mar 6, 2016

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