Khaki Campbell Ducklings Hatch Out

The Khaki Campbell duck eggs I had in the incubator started hatching on Thursday which was 4 days early. It looked like it would be a disastrous hatch as I hadn’t even taken the egg turner out and then we did and this obviously changed the temperature and humidity in the incubator just at the … Read more

Duck Eggs In Incubator

I put 38 duck eggs in the incubator on Sunday. I got a dozen khaki campbell duck eggs from ebay. Half a dozen Aylesbury and khaki campbell duck eggs in an exchange for guinea fowl eggs from iaf on the river cottage forum and 24 khaki campbell duck eggs from the rare breed sale in York. … Read more

Incubating Mallard Duck Eggs

Incubation Period The incubation period for mallard duck eggs is 26 and a half -27 days. Incubation Temperature The temperature in the incubator for mallard duck eggs is 99.5 degrees fahrenheit. Humidity Levels The humidity level (wet bulb thermometer) for mallard duck eggs is 84-88 degrees fahrenheit. Final Day Of Egg Rotation The final day of egg rotation for mallard duck eggs … Read more

Incubating Indian Runner Duck Eggs

Incubation Period The incubation period for Indian Runner Duck eggs is 28 and a half days. Incubation Temperature The temperature in the incubator for Indian Runner Duck eggs is 99.5 degrees fahrenheit. Humidity Levels The humidity level (wet bulb thermometer) for Indian Runner Duck eggs is 84-88 degrees fahrenheit. Final Day Of Egg Rotation The final day of egg rotation for Indian Runner … Read more

Egg Record Keeping

Egg record keeping is an important part of keeping and raising poultry. It is important to keep a record of the following information: How many eggs laid. When laid – time of day if known and time of year starts and ends so can work out the laying season. Where laid.  Keeping a note of … Read more

Incubating Duck Eggs

Incubation Period The incubation period for duck eggs is 28 days. Incubation Temperature The temperature in the incubator for duck eggs is 99.5 degrees fahrenheit. Humidity Levels The humidity level (wet bulb thermometer) for duck eggs is 84-88 degrees fahrenheit. Final Day Of Egg Rotation The final day of egg rotation for duck eggs is … Read more