Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Hatching and Incubating Eggs
Ever thought of hatching eggs yourself? Or are you like me and already addicted to incubating and hatching? Hatching can be miraculous and rewarding, I hope this information helps you learn what you need to start or continue to hatch successfully.
(Click on the links below.)
How do I buy or make an incubator?
Where do I get eggs to hatch?
Storage of hatching eggs
Adding your eggs to your incubator (day 1)
Days 2-18 of incubation
Days 19-21 of incubation
What in the world is a hatcher?
Very informative article on incubating and hatching eggs
http://www.backyardchickens.com/LC-hatch.htmlTroubleshooting hatching problems
Different birds have different hatch lengths. Here is a chart for most common birds hatch lengths;