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humidity in incubator help!

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by joydix, Feb 4, 2016.

  1. joydix

    joydix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    first time trying this...(sorry NOT TJ eggs but will try next hatch!) but you guys seem like EXPERTS! so question...started out with 30%-40% humidity for about 10 days....then 45ish.
    last night it was super low, 29% so added water, went to bed and when i got up it was 52%. today is day 15. i was planning to let it get down again to 45% max....then crank it up sunday pm to 65%...does that sound ok? esp the higher humidity today??? SO much easier with broody doing the calculations!! really appreciate your feedback...thanks.
     
  2. MadamPoofyBrow

    MadamPoofyBrow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey!
    That sounds great!
    Humidity IS important, but a day of too low and a bit of too high isn't going to effect hatching, in my experience. The most important thing is to have 65-70% or even a little higher during the last three days. Do that and you'll be fine[​IMG]
    Good luck!
     
  3. joydix

    joydix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thank you for easing my mind....i am a stress case over this!! i feel better now...
     

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