Dry incubation

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Basschicken, Oct 7, 2015.

  1. Basschicken

    Basschicken Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok I've decided I want to use the dry incubation method. And I was wondering if I'm doing it right. From what I read you are supposed to rely on the humidity in the room is that correct .if so my humidity thermometer says its 50 percent humidity is that a good level ?
     
  2. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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    What is the humidity in the bator? Yes, basically you are relying on the ambient humidity, but you track the humidity in the bator. I use the "dry" method or low humidity method. I run dry as long as my bator stays above 25%. I prefer 30%. If my bator doesn't hold at least 25% I add a wet sponge which usually holds my humidity at 30% in the bator and I keep tabs on the air cells. Here's a better description of how I use the method: http://letsraisechickens.weebly.com...anuals-understanding-and-controlling-humidity
     
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