Help!!!! Humidity Dropping On Day 20

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ChickenLane, Oct 1, 2010.

  1. ChickenLane

    ChickenLane Out Of The Brooder

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    Okay Well I Locked Down Like I Was Supposed To. I Added Sponge To Get The Humidity Above65 It Was At 85 I Got My First Pip 12 Hrs Ago But The Humidity Has Dropped To 75% Can I Open Real Quick To Moistened Sponge Or Not And Now I Have 4 Pips And No Chicks Am I A Failure Or Can I Just Open Real Quick And Numb Up My Humidity
     
  2. cherylcohen

    cherylcohen The Omelet Ranch

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    Are you hatching chickens? If so lockdown humidity should be 65-70%
     
  3. ChickenLane

    ChickenLane Out Of The Brooder

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    So Just Being A Newbie And Nervous Wreck Is Okay . When I Locked Down And Added The Sponge It Went To 85now It's 75 And I'm At Work Nervous As Can Be So The Humidity Is Okay And The 4 Pips I Got Are A Good Thing
     
  4. rebel yell

    rebel yell Chillin' With My Peeps

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    dont open the bator or you will lose your humidity, that % is fine, good luck.
     
  5. ChickenLane

    ChickenLane Out Of The Brooder

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    Got three babies so far
     
  6. Wolfwoman

    Wolfwoman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your humidity is fine, anywhere between 60-70% works [​IMG]
     

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