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Correct humidity level for Emu hatching eggs

Discussion in 'Ostriches, Emu, Rheas' started by cowman1970, Jan 21, 2014.

  1. cowman1970

    cowman1970 Out Of The Brooder

    I have 2 Emu eggs due to hatch next week. What should the humidity level be for Emu eggs close to hatching? I'm using a Sportsman 1502 incubator. Also, what is the best type of feed to use?
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

    Nov 23, 2010
    St. Louis, MO
  3. ES Emus

    ES Emus Chillin' With My Peeps

    During the final stages of the hatching process and after external pipping, a relative humidity of 30 to 40 percent is recommended.
  4. cowman1970

    cowman1970 Out Of The Brooder

    Thanks for the help!

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