What incubator do you recommend for ducklings?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Dusky Beauty, Feb 28, 2012.

  1. Dusky Beauty

    Dusky Beauty Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm looking to pick up a "blond proof" inexpensive incubator that works well for ducklings. What do you use that you love/hate? How many eggs can your model hold?
     
  2. DUCKGIRL89

    DUCKGIRL89 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a hove bator from [=Incubators.org][/] holds 42 eggs, works great!
     
  3. Oregon Blues

    Oregon Blues Overrun With Chickens

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    Inexpensive and good quality don't really go together.

    I know that people do get hatches from those little Styrofoam incubators. If you want "easy" buy the automatic egg turner.

    Get the temperature and humidity adjusted before you put the eggs in there.
     
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  4. Dusky Beauty

    Dusky Beauty Chillin' With My Peeps

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    "relatively good quality" is enough.... obviously there wouldn't be a market for 600$ incubators if cheap models were flawless. [​IMG]
     
  5. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    Be prepared and willing to accept batches of eggs not hatching at all, or getting 1 duckling. The breed of duck could also impact your hatch as some are harder than others.
     

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