Brooder Temperatures For Quail

Here are approximate brooder temperatures for quail at different ages. The brooder temperature for newly hatched quail  and within the first week needs to be at 95 -100 degrees F (about 35 degrees c). By week two the temperature in the brooder can be reduced to 90 degrees F (32 degrees C). Into week three the … Read more

Litter Suitable For Brooders

A litter material is placed on the floor in the brooder to help insulate the floor for the birds comfort and to absorb moisture. Litter also helps control disease and can prevent splayed legs which chicks and keets can easily suffer from if the correct flooring is not provided. Suitable litter materials include; Wood shavings. … Read more