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Humidity Spikes Rotating Shelves

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Crooked-Creek, Mar 15, 2013.

  1. Crooked-Creek

    Crooked-Creek Chirping

    Feb 21, 2013
    North Texas
    Hello BYC Friends, We don't have enough eggs to fill all our shelves in the incubator at the same time, so we set shelves as we collect enough eggs to start a full shelf. There is a total of three shelves that hold 96 eggs each and it takes us about a week to collect 96 eggs. This process will require a roller coaster of humidity spikes. We are going to start each week at 45% and increase to 65% or 75% for the hatching the last three days of the week. Our first hatch under these conditions is due to arrive this Sunday/Monday. Any suggestions on Humidity Settings? How many days should we increase humidity? How much should we increase the humidity?

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