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Brooder Temperatures For Ducklings

| May 12, 2011

In the farmingfriends forum we have been asked about brooder temperatures for ducklings. the temp in his brooder is about 93 degrees F. Is that good? or should it be different? Badoodle If the duckling is moving away from the heat lamp, is laying down alot and panting then the temp is prob too high, [...]

Fluctuating Temperature In Egg Hatching Incubator

| February 18, 2011

I have received an email from Jenny asking for help regarding the temperature fluctuating in her incubator. Hello, My name is Jenny, I have an incubutor.. but I can not get it to hold it’s temperature… it’s up and down like a yo yo.. Can you help? I have now tried it twice and got [...]

Brooder Temperatures For Quail

| October 19, 2008

Here are approximate brooder temperatures for quail at different ages. The brooder temperature for newly hatched quail  and within the first week needs to be at 95 -100 degrees F (about 35 degrees c). By week two the temperature in the brooder can be reduced to 90 degrees F (32 degrees C). Into week three the [...]