which eggs to put in which incubator....hmmmmm

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by shmooborp, Jun 17, 2008.

  1. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    ooookkkaayyyy! so i have 3 incubators.. one is an LG with turner, the other is an LG w/forced air with turner.. and the other is one i made that doesent have a turner but has forced air, LOL.. soooo im getting duck eggs (piekin and buff) and some banty eggs tomorow.. but what eggs should i put in which incubator? hmmmmmm. this is a predicament .. LOL help me decide .. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jun 17, 2008
  2. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    which one would be better for duck eggs???
     
  3. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    I read online that forced air is better for duck and goose eggs.
     
  4. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    so i shoud put the duck eggs in the forced air?
     
  5. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    surly some one knows::::???? [​IMG]
     
  6. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    Maryland
    I have a LG still air bator and i hatch 7 ducklings in it [​IMG]
     
  7. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    ok. i think im gonna go with the lgs... [​IMG] hopefully they work... :\\ and i will use my other as a hatcher...
     
  8. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:I would put them in the forced air incubator, and let them hatch in that one. They will hatch better, and will fluff up faster.
     
  9. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    ok.. i have a turner, but its for "chicken eggs" bu7t the bowls are pretty big.. so do u think i can put the duck eggs in it?
     
  10. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Yup, if the duck eggs fit, then you can put them in there.
     

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