14000 W. 215th St., Bucyrus, KS 66013-9519

Ph. 913-879-2587 - 7:30 A. M. - 3 P. M  CST  Monday-Friday

24-hour Fax.  913-533-2497 

Minimum order $10.00 


Contact us by email any time.

Smith Poultry & Game Bird Supply


BB-5 Brooder blubs are available in red, blue, green, & white 

GQF Box Brooder is made of plastic & aluminum. Each side panel comes with adjustable gates to regulate openings for chick type and age so they have access to feed & water. Purchase a chick feeder and water fount for use with quail/bantam chicks. Clear front plastic panel allows easy viewing inside the brooder.  ½” wire floor allows droppings to fall through to the removable drop pan. Has 250 watt heat element & wafer thermostat control. Is 38” l x 32” w x 12” h (9 ¾” interior height).  2-part lid makes brooder cleaning easy. Capacity of 0534 - app. 100 poultry chicks to 2nd. week or 100 quail or 50 chukars or pheasant chicks to 4th week. For quail  or bantam chicks, cover the wire with paper towels or a DACB sheet for the first week. Comes with 2 brooder bulbs.


 Our prices reflect a 5% discount off  products priced at $150.00 or more in the GQF catalog.

All products marked* are drop-shipped from the manufacture.  Allow 10-14 days.


Game Bird / Poultry Brooder comes with a thermometer & three  28 ½” troughs for feed &  water.





Game Bird/Poultry Battery Brooder  consists of 5 #0534 brooders with a  swivel caster base, a 6-plug strip, & 1 lid for the top unit. Size:  32” w x 32” front to back x 65” high. Comes with outside troughs.







Grow-off Pen - same size & specifications as 0534 brooder, but there is no heat.



5-Deck Battery Grow Off - - same size & specifications as 0540 battery, but there is no heat.



Start & Grow with caster base has one 0534 heated brooder & two 0701 unheated grow-off pens with 0525 extenders to give 14” head room for growing birds.



20 sheets 36” x 30” DACB (Deotized Animal Cage Board)  



100 sheets 36” x 30” DACB



5 7-watt brooder/attraction bulbs Specify red, blue, green, or white when ordering.



GQF Brooder unit (6” w x 3” h x 12” l heats app. 36” x 30” space.  110 Volt 250 Watts wafer thermostat. #0537 is pictured below






GQF Brooder Replacement Parts & Accessories



Flat brooder thermometer 



Automatic watering for box brooder consists of 5 gallon bucket, float valve, & tubing to attach trough on an existing brooder




Automatic water kit for 5 deck brooder

consists of 5 float valves & tubing harness to attach to troughs (not included)



Set of 2 clear panels without gates



Ctn. of 3 28 ½” plastic troughs to use for feed or water on box brooder




Ctn. Of 3 plastic panels with adjustable gates; use to replace wire panels on older 0534 or 0528 box brooders



Base stand with swivel casters for 0534



Expander for base stand bolts to brooder & stand to raise the brooder up 4”



Brooder chick catching partition screws into brooder floor to keep chicks in confined area so they can be caught.



Viewable expander for brooders or grow-off pen to increase headroom to 14”



Heat element (no insulators) for brooder


Brower Box Brooders


Brower’s CQB20 galvanized brooder, pictured right, has these features:  ½” x ½” PVC wire mesh floor, drop pan, front & side openings covered by ½” x ½” poly mesh, outside feed trough which measures 4” x 27”, 3-liter drinker, & 2-piece removable top, thermostat control, 110 V 250 watts. Use the brooder in a room with a temperature 50° or above. Sliding door panels cover 1 side & the front to keep it warmer the first few days. Size: 27” w (33 w with feeder & drinker), 42” l x 19½” h (10” inside h).   Requires 2 BB-5 bulbs. Capacity:124 day-old chicks, 100 1 week-old, 50 4 week-old. Quail capacity:  100 to 4th week.  Up to 4 CQB20 or 4 CGO10 will stack on one QCB500 caster stand.  To create a start & grow unit buy any combination of CQB20 & CGO10 plus 1 QCG500 caster stand.


Brower Chick/quail brooder.



Brower Stack Brooder consists of 4 CQB20 & 1 CQB60 caster stand



Grow-out pen - same size & specifications as CQB20 except there is no heat. Holds 24 chickens requiring no more than 9” headroom.  *



Swivel caster stand/5-socket outlet




Brooder heater unit for CQB20 Needs 2 7 watt attractions lights. (Pictured bottom right)


CQB20, CQB20S4, CB010, QCB600, & BRHTR120

are drop-shipped from Brower in Iowa.

Allow 2 weeks for delivery. Prices subject to change as we have not received the 2017 price sheets from Brower.


Hanging or Clamp Brooders



Kuhl 34-inch canopy LP or natural gas brooder has a wafer-thermostat control & has continuous temperature sensing modulation S.I.T which modulates from 17,000 - 30,000 BTUH to warm an area for brooding up to 1,500 chicks.  Specify LP or natural gas when ordering.










Kuhl Infra-red Brooder uses 4 bulbs; has a thermostat which can be adjusted to turn off 2 bulbs when the room temperature is hot enough that 4 bulbs aren’t needed. It turns the bulbs back on when the room temperature drops. Brooder doesn’t come with infra-red bulbs



Kuhl Infra-red Brooder with 4 infra-red bulb


Single lamp brooder  has 10.5” metal reflector with double wire bulb guard, heat-resistant porcelain socket,  & a 6’ heavy duty cord with polarized male prongs.


Reflector brooder only



175 watt infra red bulb only



250 watt infra red bulb only



Reflector with 1  175 watt infrared bulb



Reflector with 1  250 watt infrared bulb



Infra-red Brooder Heater


GQF 0470 heater, pictured above right, comes with a wafer thermostat for more accurate temperature control.   There are two chains with “S” hooks to adjust the height of heater above birds. Use to floor-brood ratites, game birds, or poultry chicks.   With a room temperature of 65° this 600 watt heater maintains a 95° temp. for brooding app. 250 quail chicks. Size:  26” x 6” x 6”.  Drop-shipped item.


The  Chicken Brooder Enclosure, EcoGlow 20, & EcoGlow 50

are drop-shipped from Brinsea.

HE100C Chicken Brooder Enclosure       


Shipping $10.00 

This chicken brooder enclosure comprises a set of 8

 plastic panels which interlock to form an enclosure

 about 34" (860mm) in diameter. It is suitable for use with any  poultry or game bird brooders to confine young chicks, pheasant, quail and other game birds or ducklings, waterfowl, etc. Ideal for use with the EcoGlow chicken brooder as shown.


USHD502 EcoGlow 50 Chick Brooder

Out of Stock Until March


Shipping $29.00

The EcoGlow 50 chick brooder is clean, safe, tough and extremely economical. It is ideal for up to 50 chicks or ducklings and suitable for any waterfowl or Game bird chicks. The EcoGlow 50 uses 60 Watts (a fraction of the electricity of typical suspended infrared lamps) because the chicks are in contact with its warm underneath surface. The brooder runs at 12v for safety from a main  transformer (supplied) and with the convenience of a power lead of about 10 feet. Four adjustable legs allow different sizes of chicks to be accommodated. One end of the panel may be set lower than the other. An indicator light confirms the brooder is connected. Dimensions: 22" long x 16" wide x 9" high


USHD500 EcoGlow 20 Chick Brooder


Shipping $16.00

The EcoGlow20 is ideal for up to 20 chicks or ducklings and suitable for any waterfowl or game bird chicks. Great for classroom hatches. The EcoGlow only uses 18 Watts (a tenth of the electricity of suspended infrared lamps.)  The low cost of the EcoGlow makes it possible for larger numbers of chicks to be warmed by multiples of brooders. Has the same features as the larger EcoGlow 50.  Dimensions: 12" long x 8" wide x 8" high