How important is humidity

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by journey's end, Aug 9, 2009.

  1. journey's end

    journey's end Songster

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    for the first 18 days? I know that it's important for the last 3 but is it really important for the first 18?
     
  2. SpunkyTheMonkey

    SpunkyTheMonkey King of the Intardnets

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    yeah, if it's too high for 1-18 they can drown when they pip...if it's too low 1-18 they lose too much fluid, the air cell is too big and it can cause developmental probs...i cant remember exactly what ottomh
     

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