A basic brooder kit that is warmed with a heating plate. Heating plates warm at the base to simulate a hen keeping chicks warm and cozy beneath her feathers. As the chicks grow, use the adjustable legs to increase the height of the plate above the bedding and chicks.
Our starter kits include everything the flockmaster needs to set up a small brooder for up to 24 chicks: Heat source, reusable brooder panels, feeder, waterer, chick stand, and chick starter feed.
Please allow two weeks for delivery. Available for shipment to continental U.S. addresses only.
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The EcoGlow Safety 1200 Chick Brooder is ideal to raise up to 35 newly hatched chicks or ducklings (20 to 25 older chicks depending on age and size) and is suitable for any waterfowl or game-bird chicks and for classroom hatches.
This EcoGlow Safety Chick Brooders uses a metal warming plate to even out hot and cold spots which occur with plastic heat plates and to improve heat radiation. The flared skirt design retains more heat further reducing energy use.
The EcoGlow Safety 600 Chick Brooder is ideal to raise up to 20 newly hatched chicks or ducklings (10 to 12 older chicks depending on age and size) and is suitable for any waterfowl or game-bird chicks and for classroom hatches.
This EcoGlow Safety 600 Chick Brooder improves heat radiation by using a metal warming plate to even out hot and cold spots which occur with plastic heat plates. And, the new flared skirt design retains more heat to further reduce energy use.
IMPORTANT: This product is for indoor use only and the room temperature should not drop below 50°F (10°C).
Dimensions: 12" long x 8" wide x 9" high