Cooperative Extension, Sutter-Yuba Counties
University of California
Cooperative Extension, Sutter-Yuba Counties

4-H Chick Hatching Project (Embryology)

"Watch a chick hatch!"

Grades 4-8

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4-H Check Hatching is a complete educational kit that teachers can use to teach students about the beginnings of life. This 21 day project come wiht one incubator with turners, candler, brooder with heat light, check food, water, feeder, educational booklets, readers, and videos.

There are six embryology kits available, so reservations are on a first come, first serve basis. We will deliver and pick up all equipment and supplies to & from your site. 

You will have to find your own source for the fertilized eggs. The incubators can hold chicken, duck, and geese eggs. 

Embryology can be an early fall or spring project.

To reserve your 4-H classroom project or for further information contact Tracy Bishop at (530) 822-7515 or email tmbishop@ucanr.edu

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