Incubating and hatching eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Linda1967, Mar 30, 2016.

  1. Linda1967

    Linda1967 New Egg

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    will too high of a humidity hurt the eggs, I'm new at this. Thank you
     
  2. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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    [​IMG] Yes. If your humidity is too high as an average over the first 17 days of incubation your eggs will not loose enough moisture and your air cells will not grow resulting in a high chance of mortality at hatch time due to chicks "drowning". This will explain more about humidity: http://letsraisechickens.weebly.com...anuals-understanding-and-controlling-humidity
     

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