Entry August 1 – 31, 2019


Catalog cOVER Contest



Annual Meyer Hatchery



Every year one lucky Meyer Hatchery customer will have the chance to feature their favorite flock member on the cover of our annual catalog!

Get creative as photographs may contain poultry, eggs, homesteads, and even people! Submissions will be accepted from August 1st to August 31st via the form below and/or via social media. For great tips on photographing your flock, check out our blog: How to take beautiful photos of poultry.


How To Enter

Entries will be accepted via the form on our website. We are also accepting entries thru Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter directly by using the #MHCoverChick2020 hashtag. 

  • To enter via Facebook, post the photograph directly to our page with the entry hashtag. 
  • To enter via Instagram, your Instagram profile must be set to public and put the entry hashtag as the initial or follow-up comment. You cannot edit an existing initial comment for the submission to work.
  • To enter via Twitter, simply tweet your entry with the entry hashtag. Only 1 photograph per tweet.
  • To enter online, submit your photo using the form below!


Photograph Requirements

Cover winner must be at least 300 dpi and 2550 px X 3300 px and vertical orientation.


Our Grand Prize winner will be on the cover of the 2020 Meyer Hatchery Catalog and receive a $100 Meyer Hatchery Gift Certificate.

2 Runners up will receive an honorable mention in our 2020 Catalog and will also receive a $50 Meyer Hatchery Gift Certificate.

Contest Dates

Entry Accepted August 1 – August 31st

Aug 1 – September 15th: Vote for your favorite photo submission online! Although we love to see your input, the winner will not be determined by the most votes on the website. The winner will be determined by select employees of Meyer Hatchery.

Middle to end of November 2019: Winner will be announced via newsletter, website and social media.

A Look Back

Catalog Covers Throughout The Years!










What are you waiting for? The Meyer Hatchery Catalog Cover Contest only comes around once a year. Show off your Meyer Hatchery flock and enter now! 


Check Out Some of This Years Submissions

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All photos submitted in the Meyer Hatchery Catalog Cover Contest become the property of Meyer Hatchery and are eligible for use in our 2020 or future catalogs, on the Meyer Hatchery website, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook pages and any other digital or print material. 

Submitting a photograph is open to residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia. There is no age restriction for submitting photos, and the contest is open to all Meyer Hatchery employees and their families. Meyer Hatchery reserves the right to choose the final photograph that is to be used as the cover photo as well as any photographs to appear in future catalogs or on our website. Photo credit will be given to any photographs used in the catalog or website by including their name on or near the photograph. All photographs submitted to the contest become the property of Meyer Hatchery, and can be used on any of our social media platforms, newsletter, website or any other digital or print material.  

Meyer Hatchery’s Catalog Cover contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Facebook, Twitter or any other social media platforms used throughout the contest.