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RE: Time & Temp for red-cheek mud eggs?

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Posted by: rick d at Wed Apr 1 22:00:38 2009  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by rick d ]  
   

I've always used vermiculite. Soak it in water and then squeeze out as much water as you can. I put the shoe boxes with the vermiculite and eggs on a shelf in a closet which maintains temps usually between 80 and 85. I had some musk eggs hatch at almost 90 days last year but I would think 80-85 would be normal. I bury the eggs half way. Make sure you don't turn them once they're put in the vermiculite.
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