Nicola

Chook Cuddlin' Aussie
10 Years
Feb 23, 2009
2,896
2
179
ACT
When do i turn them ?
how do the eggs sit in the incubator(on their sides, vertical??)?
what temp?
humidity?
when do i stop turning them?
when do i stop opening the lid?
how many vetilation holes?
what kind of bulb to use?
etc,etc beginner stuff cause im making an incubator from scratch and have never hatched chickens B4
im planning on hatching some pekin bantams and possibly some standard chickens havent made my mind on which breeds!

*edit*
*What do i feed them after they hatch starter crumble???*
 
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L*A*G*

Songster
11 Years
Nov 19, 2008
1,029
0
169
planet chicken
turn them 3 times a day.
they can sit on their sides.
99.5 is perfect but 100 is still good.
40-50 % for day 1-18 and 60-70 on days 19-24.
stop turning by day 19.
DON'T open the lid on days 19-22.
2 holes.
idk the rest.

hope that helps and happy hatching!
 

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