Is My Humidity To High

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by countrygirl911, Feb 28, 2011.

  1. countrygirl911

    countrygirl911 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 17, 2010
    Mississippi
    hi everyone i had to put 23 eggs into lockdown a day early because they were rocking and rolling my humidity is at 75% is that to high i do not see movement of the eggs no more how can i get the humidity down without opening the incubator none i can see has not piped yet and i an on day 18 will be on day 19 at midnight did i hurt my little chickies
     
  2. newham0614

    newham0614 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jul 26, 2010
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    Hello,
    I'm also new to the hatching thing. From what i've read the humidity should be between 50 to 60%. Any higher and i think the chicks drown. What kind of bator do you have?
    Good luck
     
  3. clintwilson59

    clintwilson59 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jul 12, 2010
    blanchard, louisiana
    In lock down the humidity should be around 70 to 80% I think.
     

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