Placer County 4-H
University of California
Placer County 4-H


The 4-H EMBRYOLOGY...An Eggciting Adventure is a fun, rewarding and educational project, and most important it's easy to do! Students learn about the basic principles of animal reproduction and gain an appreciation for the process of living things.

All equipment is reserved for the season, no new reservations are being accepted. Equipment and fertile egg reservations will be available again after the 1st of the year. Check back in January 2018 to reserve for Spring of 2018.

Embryology Equipment

Many of the tools teachers need for this exciting project are available at the Placer County Cooperative Extension Office for Placer and Nevada counties during the Embryology Program season.

  • Incubators with turners are available to borrow for a small use fee
  • Fertile chicken eggs and duck eggs are available for purchase
  • Curriculum to teach in the classroom is available for purchase

Incubators and eggs require advance reservations. Equipment must be reserved a minimum of TWO WEEKS prior to your equipment pick-up date. Keep in mind the equipment is in heavy demand so RESERVE EARLY!!

For more information contact:
UCCE, 4-H Placer County Office (530) 889-7385


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