incubation

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by WyanLuv, Dec 10, 2008.

  1. WyanLuv

    WyanLuv Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oct 26, 2008
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    could I/should I maybe mist the chicken eggs twice a day to help with the humidity? Would this make the hatch rate better? I can't get the humidity to stay above 26% I just put the eggs in the bator this afternoon
     
  2. swtangel321

    swtangel321 ~Crazy Egg Lady~

    Jul 11, 2008
    No you shouldn't mist chicken eggs, Do you have water in the bator ?? What day are the eggs on ?? You can try adding a wet sponge (new) to get the hum up. But do be carful sometimes a little water can go a long way. Your hum should be between 35%-40%

    Are you sure your gauge is right ??
     

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