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EcoGlow 50 - the Larger Chick Brooder

A wonderful upgrade to a heat lamp…

RJSorensen

Pros: 60 watts vs. 250 watts, reduced fire risk, easy to use, easy to clean.

Cons: The purchase price, which I have forgotten already.

I am summer brooding around 60 Banty chicks under this EcoGlow 50, it has never been so easy to set up and get going. With no temp controls except the leg height adjustments, it is for the most part just 'plug n play.' Yes they get on top, so what? If you have chickens and don't have a good scraper around, well you should get one. My chicks seem to just love the electric hen, I am feeling the...
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Just get one!

EcoGlow 20 Chick Brooder

Pros: Reduced risk of fires, economical to operate, more natural way to brood chicks

Cons: Not quite big enough for 20 chicks

Works great.
Works great.
Works good but seems excessive
Works good but seems excessive
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7 Watt Brooder Bulbs (Red) - 6 Pack

7 Watt Brooder Bulbs (Red) - 6 Pack

A low wattage light should be used to attract the baby chicks to the heating element, feed, and water. Red lights were used for years and are still preferred by many breeders. Low intensity white light has been shown to increase food conversion and does not cause added risk for pecking.

7 Watt Brooder Bulbs (White) - 6 Pack

7 Watt Brooder Bulbs (White) - 6 Pack

A low wattage light should be used to attract the baby chicks to the heating element, feed, and water. Red lights were used for years and are still preferred by some breeders. Blue lights have been the most popular in recent years. Low intensity white light has been shown to increase food conversion and does not cause added risk for pecking.

Automatic Brooder Waterer - 0578

Automatic Brooder Waterer - 0578

Consist of 5 gallon plastic water tank to sit on back corner of brooder. Tubing and float valve for one existing trough (troughs are not supplied with waterer.)

Clear Brooder Bulb

Clear Brooder Bulb

120 Volt 250 Watt. Clear - Now for the small producer we offer the most efficient of infra red heat brooders. Great for brooding pigs, chickens and other poultry. Brass base minimizes corrosion and freezing in socket. Infra red brooders are usually very expensive to operate as they must remain o all the time, because if they are off there is no heat. This new bulb gives you concentrated heat...

EcoGlow 20 Chick Brooder

EcoGlow 20 Chick Brooder

“ Purchased this item, excited to be able to use it in plastic totes for brooding, with no fear of catching my house on fire.   Plugged item in several days before I needed it, and never thought to check the temperatures.   Twelve hours after adding chicks to the brooder, I noticed ALL of them had beet red, burned backs.  I flipped the unit over and grabbed my temp gun....” --Bitterroot

80% Positive Reviews
EcoGlow 50 - the Larger Chick Brooder

EcoGlow 50 - the Larger Chick Brooder

“ I had a bad experience with both the large & small ones of these. The chicks would pile up underneath & I would have to lift it up daily to remove dead chicks. You can't see the chicks underneath there so you have to pick it up to check on their health & welfare. It was a good idea, but doesn't work so great. ” --Trish44

88% Positive Reviews
Farm Innovators Baby Chick Starter Home Kit

Farm Innovators Baby Chick Starter Home Kit

This durable enclosure consists of ten plastic panels that connect easily to form a cozy environment for raising chicks. It is washable and reusable, and folds flat for easy storage. An adjustable height brooder lamp hanger is included lamp is not included. Perfect for game birds too. 36-inch diameter by 18-Inch high.

Fluker's Repta-Clamp Lamp 8.5 inch Ceramic with Dimmable Switch

Fluker's Repta-Clamp Lamp 8.5 inch Ceramic with Dimmable Switch

“ I have kept many animals from hedgehogs, chickens, horses, retiles, and tarantulas. I have also used a ton of different equipement for the various setups. I have always been impressed with the quality and user friendliness of the Fluker's brand of clamp lamps. The dimmable lamps just bring their awesomeness to a whole new level.    These lamp bases, without the hood on, are...” --Brechin

100% Positive Reviews
Game Bird and Poultry Brooder Plus Grow Pens - 0703

Game Bird and Poultry Brooder Plus Grow Pens - 0703

Poultry Brooder, grow Off Pens, and viewable expander below. -this can be the start of a very lucrative enterprise, producing approximately 48 chickens a month in a very limited space. Put approximately 48 chicks (day old) from a hatchery into the brooder, for warmth, feed, and water. After four weeks, move 24 birds into each grow off pen and put 48 new chicks in the brooder. 1 Poultry Brodoer...

Game Bird and Poultry Grow Pen

Game Bird and Poultry Grow Pen

Same as GQF popular poultry type brooder, but without expense of heating elements and thermostat. Has sliding door panels on front and sides that have 1'' x 4'' mesh openings. 36" x 30" x 9.75"

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