There are 3 ways to hatch guinea fowl eggs: 1) In an incubator. 2) Under a guinea fowl hen. 3) With a broody bantam hen. I was reminded of this the other day when I had an email from anne saying that she was going to try all three methods. Here are some things to … Read more Ways To Hatch Guinea Fowl Eggs
I have been asked about hatching guinea fowl eggs, “The only query I have is that the man who sold me the eggs said that he “dry hatches” by which I presume he does not put any water in the reservoir – what do you think? Lesley” My response was: Hi Lesley, I have always … Read more Humidity Levels – Should You Dry Hatch Guinea Fowl Eggs?
All the books and research says that you shouldn’t help keets out of the shell and that opening the incubator can affect the rest of the eggs hatching. I have not had to help quail hatch as they managed to all hatch at the same time and relatively easily. I have however had to help … Read more Should You Help Hatch Out A Guinea Fowl Keet?
I was delighted to receive an email at the weekend from Maria, one of my farmingfriends customers who ordered some guinea fowl eggs for hatching, telling me that her guinea fowl eggs had started to hatch. Hi Sara, Just wanted to say that the eggs started hatching and so far we have 3 x grey … Read more Customer’s Guinea Fowl Eggs Hatch
I am often asked advice about guinea fowl sitting and hatching guinea fowl eggs, “I have a guinea sitting on eggs. How many days does it take to hatch and should i let her set instead of trying to incubate as i don’t know for sure how long she has been on nest.Do they throw … Read more Advice About Guinea Fowl Sitting & Hatching Eggs
Guinea fowl eggs take approximately 28 days to hatch. Hi, A dog recently found where our guinea fowl was sitting on her nest, scared her away and broke a few of the eggs. Three of the remaining eggs we put in our incubator and the rest we put under a neighbours broody chicken. A week … Read more Hatching Guinea Fowl Eggs