Dry hatch day 21

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Jferlisi, Dec 14, 2011.

  1. Jferlisi

    Jferlisi i dont eat chicken!!!!

    Nov 2, 2010
    Menifee CA
    OK so here is the run down, today is day 21 and my humidity is at 40. Up till day 18 it has been about twenty. I haven't had any pips or anything. My temp is good is, it the humidity to low or what for the a dry hatch?
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    I consider a "dry hatch" 35-40% humidity for days 1-18 and 67% for days 19-21.

    Good luck.
  3. Gypsy07

    Gypsy07 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2010
    Glasgow, Scotland
    Yeah, a dry incubation really just means up until lockdown. You should probably raise your humidity now, if you haven't done so already!
    Anything above 65% is good. If nobody's pipped yet, you should be able to get your humidity up in time for them hatching. Good luck!
  4. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    ur humdity needs to be above 60% i keep mine at 80% during lockdown

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