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what humidity?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Phionex Boy, Aug 7, 2014.

  1. Phionex Boy

    Phionex Boy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When dry incubating, WHAT IS THE range for the humidity % ? Or is there none?
     
  2. ChucktheChick

    ChucktheChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I keep it around 45-55% days 1-18 then boost it up around 65% during lockdown. Works for me!
     
  3. Phionex Boy

    Phionex Boy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    but i mean for dry incubating
     
  4. HugHess

    HugHess Chickrack Addict

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    When you find out please pass it on. Reading the articles on this site tells me there are more than two opinions in that regard.
    I've seen one say none until a certain amount of days, or depending on whether you are trying to hatch Bantams, then they will tell you to add
    H2O, others have said 35% thru to lockdown, and then bring it up to 65 to 70%. Some even suggest water amount depends on what type of
    incubator you intend to use. I just got another 'headache' writing this :). I bet at least a couple few in the Hatch-a-long thread would be more
    than willing to hand over there opinions, experiences, etc. Whatever we do I wish us the best of luck...
     

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