not humid help!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ameraucanacrazy, Nov 14, 2009.

  1. ameraucanacrazy

    ameraucanacrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2009
    i am hatching ducks and i was wondering what humidity dose it have to been when the babies are hatching i cant get the humidity up
    please tell me some of the ways yall here keep the humidity up
    Last edited: Nov 14, 2009
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    I would like to know too because I just put ducks eggs in. Someone told me it should be high, and my bator is resting on the high side of OK for chickens (I have chicken eggs in there too). I have the Brinsea, so the humidity stays consistent.
  3. mulia24

    mulia24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    well, i suggest 80% for duck since my duck stick to shell when i use 70%.

    simply use sponge wet with warm water, if still not high enough, use cloth and wet it using warm water. beware of temp spike due to warm water.

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