Best price to buy bulk eggs?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by SoccerMomof7, Feb 6, 2009.

  1. SoccerMomof7

    SoccerMomof7 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    Kansas
    Okay I am looking at getting a cabinet incubator and I know alot of people that are wanting chicks. So where is the best place to buy at a cheaper price but still quailty. Some could even be mutt eggs I just have friends that want some, several, and the pet store want to start selling chicks and knew I have chickens and always ask me when I will have chicks for her. I go get my chickens crickets in the winter, I spoil them sometimes. Okay anyways any suggestions?
     
  2. bigredfeather

    bigredfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Check here on the Sell, Buy, Trade Hatching Eggs. Sometimes people have testing eggs cheap. Also, EBay has large assortments of mutt/pure breed eggs all the time. Eggbid has some as well. After you get started, you could have a roo to fertilize your eggs and hatch your own. Those will cost only the price of feed you use.

    Goodluck!
     
  3. Bettacreek

    Bettacreek Overrun With Chickens

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    I would say to post an ad here, local classifieds, etc, or check ebay/eggbid. Some of the hatcheries sell hatching eggs, but they're probably pricier.
     
  4. SoccerMomof7

    SoccerMomof7 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2008
    Kansas
    Quote:Well I plan on using mine too but I was just curious. I am going to start off small then try a big batch. I am so excited!
     
  5. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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    If you have a amish community around and auctions go there and check them out. Or check out craigslist for someone who sells eggs and ask them if they have a rooster with the chickens. Or just take a driv out in the country and listen for a rooster. If there is a rooster there are bound to be chickens and then just ask the farmer.
     
  6. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    How many are you wanting? Mixed or pure?
     
    Last edited: Feb 7, 2009

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