Buying Roo?? what should he cost?

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by Sissy, Jan 31, 2009.

  1. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what should I pay for a 6 month old
    Roo Black cochin with a biege collar green back feathers
    and feather ffeet.
    beautiful , and just learning to use his voice.
     
  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
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    Im not sure but most roos adult roos around here sale for around $10, give or take a couple dollars. [​IMG]
     
  3. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    Just any old roo is around $5. Good type pure breed should be about $15. SQ roos can be from $20 up to who knows where. Ive seen my dad turn down $1500.oo for a roo before.
     
  4. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    What do you mean by "beige collar"? A black Cochin should be solid black with the glossy green sheen to his feathers.
     
  5. klf73

    klf73 Mad Scientist

    Jun 1, 2008
    Maine
    shoot, I will give my roos away for free if they aren't for food [​IMG]
     
  6. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    I attend our local poultry auction every month, and just a basic no frills roo's go pretty dang cheap. anywhere between $ 1.50-4.00, in Oklahoma everybody is pretty cheap. these roo's sell by the hundreds mainly to just 3 or 4 of the main auction rats that resell them to god knows who.

    AL
     
  7. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    $ 1500. for a Roo and Dad turned it down.

    Hummm must have been some Roo.
    Brad Pitt with feathers LOL
    sorry couldnt help that..
     
  8. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Biege feathers all around the collar very pretty

    I need him for my ladies,
     
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  9. farmerlor

    farmerlor Chillin' With My Peeps

    For some reason I read this title as BURYING a roo what should he cost.....and I'm thinking "who's paying for a casket and funeral for a rooster? I need more sleep....
     
  10. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    Quote:More like Arnold Schwarzenegger with feathers. He should have taken it, some one cleaned him out 3 days later in the middle of the night.
     

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