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Humidity

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by roosterfoot, Oct 27, 2010.

  1. roosterfoot

    roosterfoot Out Of The Brooder

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    Wow we had a big storm here in central Indiana yesterday and my humidity went nuts in my incubator. I checked it when I got up and it was 45 percent I checked it 4 hours later and it was 31 percent so I added a little water and 2 hours later it was 59 percent. It went on like this all day. Have I hurt my eggs?
     
  2. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    at what day are you? if its before day 18 you are fine. I kept my humidity pretty low the first 18 days then upped it to 65-70% at lockdown.
     
  3. rebel yell

    rebel yell Chillin' With My Peeps

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    first of all what day are you on, if you are in the first 18 days your fine, mine has gotten up to 50- 60% & as low as 20% & had a excellent hatch, just take it up to about 65% on day 18-21.
     

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