hatching duck eggs 1st time

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickyboomboom1, Mar 17, 2013.

  1. chickyboomboom1

    chickyboomboom1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 29, 2013
    Ok so I got some duck eggs from a friend
    Iv done a few batches of chicks but have never done ducks iv hurd humidity neefs to be higher and some people say to spray the eggs? Any tips would be appreciated! ! Thay go in tomorrow
  2. tajuano

    tajuano Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 20, 2013
    Whatcom County, WA
    I have some duck eggs in incubator now, and from what I have read, you have to have like 55 to 65% humidity. Last year one of my chickens hatched ducklings, so, I don't know if you really need that much of humidity. Also, duck eggs need more time to hatch. But if you will go to duck treat they will tell you more about it.

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