When to spray/mist duck eggs

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by TLWR, Apr 16, 2012.

  1. TLWR

    TLWR Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    southern AL
    I have 21 duck eggs in the incubator at school. I know there is at least 1 that is alive that I checked this morning - need to check the rest, they just don't look like the images on the metzer farm candling pictures.
    But regardless, there is at least 1 alive - when do I mist them in the incubator?
    There are also 4 bantam chicken eggs in there - should I be misting them too?
  2. destinduck

    destinduck obsessed with "ducks"

    Mar 20, 2008
    I mist mine 2-3 times a day when I open the bator to turn the eggs. I have had chicken eggs in misting at the same time with no ill effects. Good luck.

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