Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by meendog10, Jan 21, 2015.

  1. meendog10

    meendog10 In the Brooder

    Jan 21, 2015
    Hi all,
    Any reccomendations on an incubator for pheasant eggs? Look for all the goods egg turner, automatic temp, etc. I dont really want to mess around with it often. Looking to spend $100-300. Any ideas?
    Thanks all
  2. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Crowing

    Apr 11, 2011
    Lots of people on this forum use and recommend Brinsea incubators. A simple Google search turned up several in your price range (with and without the extra equipment).

    That being said, I use a cheapo styrofoam Little Giant that I got second hand from a friend of mine. I've never hatched pheasant eggs, but I have done standard and bantam chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys in it. I see them for around $40 at TSC (I think the turner is like $20, but can't remember, I've just looked at them, don't have one).

    Are you wanting a table top bator or something like a cabinet style? You could also consider making one yourself. You'll save a bunch of money and can build it to suit your needs. Anyway, good luck picking one, there are lots of great options to choose from!

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