Hatching & Brooding Your Own Chicks
Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks, Geese, Guinea Fowl
Gail Damerow
ISBN: 1-61212-014-8
240 pages.
$ 24.95
If you want to incubate, hatch, and brood chicks yourself, rather than buying them from a hatchery, this is the guide you need. Poultry authority Gail Damerow explains exactly how to hatch healthy baby chickens, ducklings, goslings, turkey poults, and guinea keets, addressing everything from selecting a breed and choosing the best incubator to ensuring proper set-up and sanitary conditions, understanding embryo development, and feeding and caring for newborn chicks in a brooder.