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$3.00 pullets

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by kuntrygirl, Dec 30, 2010.

  1. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    Feb 20, 2008
    Opelousas, Louisiana
    I found a guy who is selling some pullets for $3.00 each. They are 1 month old. Is that too high for 1 month old pullets? He has RIR and White Leghorns. I want to get 20 of them but I know that I shouldn't. I already have enough chickens but I got excited when I saw the price. [​IMG] Would you buy 1 month old pullets for $3.00?

  2. abhaya

    abhaya Songster

    Nov 5, 2010
    cookeville, tn
    as long as to can quarentine them for a while I would go for it
    good price
  3. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Quote:You bet I would! Not Leghorns, but the RIRs or other breeds, sure!
  4. Baymule

    Baymule Songster

    Jul 1, 2010
    Northeast Texas
    Why stop with only 20? goodness gracious--you really oughta buy 'em ALL!!!! [​IMG]
  5. happyhens44

    happyhens44 BroodyAddict

    Apr 25, 2010
    Northern WI
    Good priced to me [​IMG]
  6. I would buy them [​IMG]
  7. felidaet

    felidaet Songster

    Dec 10, 2008
    Vancouver, Wa.
    Sounds like a very good price to me. I would be a little cautious to make sure they appear to be healthy. Look at the conditions where is is raising them. I also would look them over carefully to see that none have rooster characteristics. I know it is a little young to know for sure. I had a white leghorn this last spring that was already showing a comb by 4 weeks and of course it turned out to be a rooster.

  8. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

    Jul 17, 2009
    Excellent price. day-olds cost ~$4 at the feed stores in Phx.
  9. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

    May 9, 2010
    Egglanta, GA
    I love chickens and price doesn't even matter. Heck, I'd buy em' for $50. Go for it!
  10. BigDaddy'sGurl

    BigDaddy'sGurl Songster

    Jul 14, 2010
    Wilkesboro NC
    I just took down an advertisement I had where I tried to sell some 6 week old pullets for 2.00 in my area because nobody wanted them! I can't GIVE away chicks in my area right now... grrr...

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