Humidity the first 18days

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Work4life5572, Aug 3, 2014.

  1. Work4life5572

    Work4life5572 Out Of The Brooder

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    Was wondering about 42-45% humidity alright for the first 18 days?i am having trouble getting it to 50% without getting to close to 60%.
     
  2. Farmer Viola

    Farmer Viola Chillin' With My Peeps

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    in my experience, lower humidity is better since it encourages the egg to evaporate. I use the dry incubation method (see link in my signature) and I am for 30% humidity the first 18 days; 55-65% the last 3 days.
     
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    Thanks,sounds good because looks like I'm locked at 42% and I know I won't have any problems getting high the last three days.
     
  4. Farmer Viola

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    I think that sounds perfect, I would run with it :)
     

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