Humidity during hatch??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chickenfeet, Mar 26, 2009.

  1. Chickenfeet

    Chickenfeet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jan 12, 2009
    Cleveland, Ga.
    Well guys, the incubator is rocking. 8 out of 18 have hatched , middle of day 21. Several more have piped. My humidity has gradually risen to nearly 90%. Am i right i need to lower it to high 70 to low 80's?[​IMG]
     
  2. jbowyer01

    jbowyer01 Just Me!

    Aug 29, 2008
    Hogansville, Georgia
    My humidity always goes up (and crazy) during a hatch. Do not open the bator!
     
  3. Chickenfeet

    Chickenfeet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OK, thanks, this is my first hatch. I am so eggcited!!!!!!!!!!!!!! [​IMG]
     
  4. jbowyer01

    jbowyer01 Just Me!

    Aug 29, 2008
    Hogansville, Georgia
    Congratulations! I've only had two hatches but its happened both times and I read here on BYC that it is normal. The hardest part is to not open the incubator. There will be times when you want to, infact you'll be dieing to try and help!
     

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