Incubator is at 97 degrees!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by luvmydux, May 16, 2011.

  1. luvmydux

    luvmydux Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 2, 2011
    My incubator has runner duck eggs that I put in yesterday at 1:00pm. The temp was originally 99 degrees but now is only 97. Will this mess up my eggs? How do I get the temp back up in my bator? Also what is the humidity supposed to be? This is my very first batch! HELP!!!
  2. bluegoose

    bluegoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2010
    your bator has a ajustment on it just turn it up a small amount until you reach 99.5 and your humidity should be around 40-50%.and no dropping to 97 should not have hurt your eggs.
  3. cmfarm

    cmfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    Elgin, TX
    What kind of incubator is it? The eggs should be fine. My incubator tends to get a little colder at night and does fine. As for humidity you will often get different answers on this one. I don't have much experience with duck eggs so I'm not much help.

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