Keep vent hole open?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by standardbanty, Apr 4, 2009.

  1. standardbanty

    standardbanty Songster

    Nov 8, 2008
    I have a genisis and i was wondering if i should leave it open?
  2. Kathy1

    Kathy1 Songster

    OH LOL I thought this was about a chickens vent!!! [​IMG]
    Honestly though, I know nothing about bators, leaning towrds gettign one at some poit though. I just got a kick out of the topic line. I hope you get a real answer quickly. [​IMG]
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  4. Akane

    Akane Crowing

    Jun 15, 2008
    If you can keep the humidity high enough with it open then do so. More air is good. However if you can't it would be better to close it. I haven't lost one to lack of air flow but I have had plenty of hatching problems due to humidity.

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