Sticky chicks - chicks smeared with egg contents.
|Probable Cause||Suggested Corrective Measure|
| Low average temperature
| Use proper operating temperature.
| Average humidity too high.
| Maintain proper humidity levels throughout incubation
and hatching cycle.
| Inadequate ventilation.
|Provide adequate ventilation of the incubator room and proper openings of the incubator ventilators. Follow approved methods with regard to fumigation. Supply 100 percent fresh tempered air.|