Do you ever turn humidity up past 65???

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tia, Apr 30, 2011.

  1. tia

    tia Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2009
    Valdez, Alaska
    I was wondering if you ever turn the humidity up past 65? I have 4 out of 11 ducks out, but some that pipped yesterday and not doing much. I took the hatched ducks out this morning. I'm hoping I didn't make a big mistake... Maybe the ones left are just slow pippers. I can see some movement in there. I candle through the top of the incubator without opening.
     
  2. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    I do. In my still air I like humidity for ducks around 68-70%. In my forced air I like it around 75% and it goes higher when they start hatching. This is for hatching.
     

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