Category Archives: Building An Incubator

Detailed Instructions for Incubation Hatching

The first step when you want to make a success of incubation hatching is actually to prepare a place for the young chicks beforehand. Young chickens can be extremely susceptible to a large number of possible ailments, and if you don’t house them correctly once they hatch, their mortality rate can become unacceptably high. Remember the goal here is not merely to hatch the chicks, but to have as many of them as possible survive. There is no point in hatching a large number of chicks unless […]

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Care of the Eggs and Chicks in Incubation Hatching

Eggs seem to be easy enough to take care of, but in reality, and especially if you’re going in for incubation hatching, a great deal of care needs to be taken. Everyone knows that one needs to carefully monitor and control conditions like humidity and temperature, but if you start out with dirty eggs, all your careful monitoring might be in vain. This is because dirty eggs turn into dirty eggshell chips when the young birds are hatched, and those dirty eggshells can spread disease to the […]

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Preparing Eggs for Incubation Hatching

Preparing eggs for incubation hatching can be a lot easier than actually ensuring the survival of the hatchlings. Of course there are a good many kinds of birds that you could hatch using your incubator. You need to be careful though, for different kinds of birds require different temperatures, so make sure that you have a good book on the subject at the very least, or else that you do a training course that will give you all the information that you need, not only to hatch […]

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