humidity

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by fil76, Apr 6, 2018.

  1. fil76

    fil76 Chirping

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    can I incubate at 39/ 40`s humidity for the first 18 days
    cheers fil
     
  2. Speedychicken27

    Speedychicken27 Songster

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    Totally 45 is the besr but that works. But make sure it is right 19-21
     
  3. Spartan22

    Spartan22 Crowing

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    Ideally between 40-50% is good, I kept mine @45 and so far been getting near 100% hatch on last 3 tries. Raising the relative humidity to 65% on lockdown was also my sweet spot.
     
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  4. Speedychicken27

    Speedychicken27 Songster

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    Go green sparten22
     

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