Humidity Help

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sadieh, Dec 17, 2013.

  1. sadieh

    sadieh In the Brooder

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    So I'm on day 18 of my first time attempting to hatch, and added water to increase my humidity, one of my hygrometers says 66% (digital)and one says 78%(dial type) what should I do?
     

  2. Jessshan8

    Jessshan8 Songster

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    average the two and you should be in the ball park. 70% is on the high end of whats required but not alarming, The key is surface area of the water not the quantity in the container. if you can use a slightly smaller container to decrease the humidity. 50 to 65% is good.
     

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