Best play for Meat Birds in North Alabama?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by ceeceeholt, Jan 1, 2013.

  1. ceeceeholt

    ceeceeholt Songster

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    Does anyone suggest the best place we could buy meat birds? We live in North Alabama. McMurray? Thank you
     

  2. jdywntr

    jdywntr Songster

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    I would just look for which hatchery is most recommended. Shipping shouldn't be a problem. So go by price, reputation etc. If you aren't waiting until spring, make sure the hatchery uses heat packs on cold days. You can also usually add gro-gel in the shipping container for a few dollars if you are concerned.

    I had ducklings shipped to FL (when I lived there) from CA and they arrived fine.
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    I think all the major hatcheries are safe or they wouldn't be in business for long. I have always had good luck with McMurray but have used Ideal as well as Cackle.
     

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