Date eggs set: 9th January 2009
Number eggs set: 35
Eggs set: 24 Texan A&M bought from River Side Quail, 11 own eggs from ‘group 2′ (quail)
Comments: 9/1/09 – eggs from River Side Quail in poor condition, none broken from posting but very dirty, some with pattern ‘worn’ off. One egg chipped with glue or clear nail varnish added to cover, this egg marked with cross and circle. Only eggs from ‘group 2′ used this time to test fertility.
Date turner stopped: January 24th, 2009
Date eggs hatched: 27th/28th January
Number hatched: 13
Dead in shell:
Comments: 5/2/2009 – glue that was on egg melted and covered another egg, neither hatched. 4 chicks born with bad feet, 3 dead a few days after hatching. 5 eggs started pipping but never hatched.
Number chicks alive at 1 week: 9, all with feathers come through nicely