400 chicks from Central Hatchery

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Eastins Eggs, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. Eastins Eggs

    Eastins Eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Picked up at noon today. 200 California White, and 200 Sil Go Link Chicks.

    Just got home.
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    In the brooder warming up.
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  2. emmanhxo

    emmanhxo Out Of The Brooder

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    that is a lot of chicks... GL with them :)
     
  3. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator Staff Member

    Holy smokes! Thanks for posting picks.

    I know a lot of members here dream about that kind of bounty and will be living vicariously through you!

    Keep us posted with lots of info and pics!

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  4. bantamman13

    bantamman13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    WOW all I can say is WOW!!!!
     
  5. AHappychick

    AHappychick Wanna-be Farmer

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    wow!
     
  6. My chicken is cuter

    My chicken is cuter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh my goodness!!!! What are you gonna do with all those chicks?
     
  7. Eastins Eggs

    Eastins Eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are for egg laying in the fall.
     
  8. Buck Creek Chickens

    Buck Creek Chickens Have Incubator, Will Hatch

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    is your brooder older or homemade, if homemade could you post close up photos, I need to made one.
     
  9. Eastins Eggs

    Eastins Eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The brooder is a Hawkins Million Dollar Hen brooder built around the 1940s or 1950s. The company is not around any more. I have 2 units of 5. have been in family since new. I updated them with thermostatic heaters, they originally used low wattage box heaters.
     
  10. Ducklove334

    Ducklove334 Off to another pond

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    how you take the time to love and squeeze them all????

    haha just kidding they're cute, we got two california white too
     

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