Quail Egg Hatch Rate October 2009

When breeding¬†quail and incubating their eggs it is important to keep a record of the percentage of total eggs hatched because this will help in evaluating incubation and hatch efficiency. I have recently hatched some quail chicks and wanted to share the hatch rate with you. You can calculate hatch rate in the following way; … Read more Quail Egg Hatch Rate October 2009

Japanese Quail Eggs In Incubator

I filled my hovabator incubator with 42 Japanese quail eggs about 15 days ago. Japanese quail eggs take approximately 17 days to hatch. This morning I took the automatic egg turner out of the incubator and filled up the water trays to increase the humidity. After lunch I thought I could hear some cheeping coming … Read more Japanese Quail Eggs In Incubator

Customer’s Duck Eggs Hatch Out For School Nursery

I was delighted to hear from one of my customers, Heather, who bought six duck eggs for hatching back at the beginning of June. “Just letting you know that 3 of the 6 eggs hatched on Tuesday 30th June. They are gorgeous. All the school children are thrilled to bits with them, all the classes … Read more Customer’s Duck Eggs Hatch Out For School Nursery

Khaki Campbell Duck Eggs Hatch Out

I am delighted to have heard from two of my customers and farmingfriends to say that the khaki campbell duck eggs for hatching I sent them in the post have now hatched out. Hello Sara! Completely forgot to let you know in all our excitement about our ducklings that hatched on Friday….4 little ducklings, successfully … Read more Khaki Campbell Duck Eggs Hatch Out

How Long Does It Take Quail Eggs To Hatch

I am often asked how long it takes quail eggs to hatch. The incubation period for bobwhite quail eggs is 23-24 days. Here is a link to information on incubating bobwhite quail eggs http://www.farmingfriends.com/incubating-bobwhite-quail-eggs/ The incubation period for Coturnix (Japanese) quail eggs is 17 days. Here is a link for information about incubating japanese quail … Read more How Long Does It Take Quail Eggs To Hatch