Quail Egg Fertility Rate

If you are breeding quail and incubating their eggs it is important to keep a record of fertility and to calculate the percentage fertility because this will help in evaluating incubation and breeding efficiency. Calculating Fertility The percentage of fertility is the percentage of fertile eggs of all the eggs produced. % fertility = number of fertile eggs/number … Read more

Quail Hatching Statistics

42 coturnix japanese quail eggs have been in the incubator for 17 days. 19 quail chicks hatched out unaided. 6 quail chicks hatched out with assistance. 2 eggs had partially formed chicks inside. 15 eggs were not fertile. Currently only 2 of the quail chicks have died. Quail Egg Hatch Rate – 25 quail eggs hatched out … Read more

Quail Hatching

  The quail eggs started to hatch out yesterday and today we have 16 which have steadily hatched out since teatime yesterday. This evening we transferred 16 quail chicks to the brooder and as promised here are a couple of photos of the quail chicks. A couple more eggs have pipped in the incubator so … Read more

Quail Hatching

The quail eggs started to hatch out yesterday and today we have 16 which have steadily hatched out since teatime yesterday.   This evening we transferred 16 quail chicks to the brooder and as promised here are a couple of photos of the quail chicks. Quail ChickQuail Chicks A couple more eggs have pipped in … Read more

Quail Hatching Out

The quail eggs in the incubator have just started to hatch out. They have been in the incubator for just over 2 weeks. I turned off the automatic egg turner on day 15 and now one quail has hatched out so far. The breed of quail is the coturnix japanese quail which take 17 days to … Read more