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humidity ? help!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickabator, May 7, 2009.

  1. chickabator

    chickabator Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 30, 2007
    ky
    my incubators are going right now it has been raining for over a week and they are giving more rain well my humidity is up to 52 in one incubator and 54 on the other I can not get them down to 45 I have all vent holes open is there any way I can get them down or will it hurt my eggs them running that high on the humidity in the one that is 54 they have been in for 1 week now the others I put in yesterday morning.
     
  2. Barry

    Barry Chillin' With My Peeps

    What kind of eggs? Your target of 45 seems real low.
     
  3. chickabator

    chickabator Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 30, 2007
    ky
    that is what the book to the incubator said
     
  4. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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    what day are you on 54 is ok as long as it dosnt stay that way the whole incubation unless youre on day 18-21 then it can be higher
     
  5. chickabator

    chickabator Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 30, 2007
    ky
    in my brinsea im on day 7 in the sportsman im on day 2 the brinsea is running 50- 54 the sportsman is running 50
     

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