humidity

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kjk66ss, Dec 8, 2011.

  1. kjk66ss

    kjk66ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what humidity % do i want to maintain untill lockdown?
     
  2. chickenhawk73

    chickenhawk73 Out Of The Brooder

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    i usually run mine between 35 and 40
     
  3. chickenhawk73

    chickenhawk73 Out Of The Brooder

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    haw river
    i usually run mine between 35 and 40
     
  4. kjk66ss

    kjk66ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    mines been running at 45 is that too much?
     
  5. Glenmar

    Glenmar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You should be fine.
     
  6. KLRA

    KLRA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Read through as much of this as you can get through... it's really informative:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=113681

    Basically it's up to you where you keep your humidity--everyone's climate, setup, and incubation methods are different and require different humidity levels. You have to figure out what works for you.
     

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