Whats new in the world of quail incubation.....

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by SamG347, Jan 24, 2009.

  1. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    PA
    Here is what is new in my Coturnix incubation......

    Incubator #1
    77 Assorted Coloration Coturnix.....due Feb.2

    Incubator #2
    35 Reg.Brown Coturnix from Luv......due Feb.10
    15 Red Tuxedo & Golden Coturnix from spooky...due Feb.10


    Really looking forward to seeing what hatches out of both bators. I have the local amish guy making my breeding cages....and Just got a roll of that brooder card-board stuff to make those circular brooders. Will have all chicks in one large brooder. Might start them off in a cage until they start growing...not sure though.
    This will be the most chicks I have ever hatched at one time.
    Will be sure to post lots of pics.....and I really hope I get a good hatch for this time of year!
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  2. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    PA
    I forgot to mention....that Feb.2 is a big day here in PA....GROUNDHOGS DAY [​IMG]
     
  3. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Around the first of February, I should have 120 jumbo brown and A&M eggs going in my bator, but nothing right now! Good luck with your eggs! I should check with the amish guys around here for good cages!
     
  4. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Quote:Charlie already shot the groundhog, so there's no way he's seeing that shadow and we will see spring soon. [​IMG] [​IMG] Just kidding. I hope you have a great hatch!
     
  5. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    PA
    LOL Jody....And good luck with your hatch Shelley!!!

    After candeling tonight 6 eggs came out of Bator #1
    But still have a lot of good eggs....plus the eggs in Bator #2
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  6. Teach97

    Teach97 Bantam Addict

    Nov 12, 2008
    Hooker, OK
    Lets see...around 150 +/- various coturnix colors (hopefully lots of Italian!!!)

    60 buttons from a real sweet gal in Alaska!!
     

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