Do you sell your eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickmomma30, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. chickmomma30

    chickmomma30 In the Brooder

    Apr 8, 2008
    Odessa MO
    If you sell your eggs how much do you sell them for? My hens are really getin into layin now. If i am lucky i wil have 2 dozen a day on a good day. I will need to sell some of my eggs. I was wondering what good farm fresh eggs go for.
    THank you all for your help.
  2. redoak

    redoak Songster

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
    $2.50 a dozen, have been just selling extra to some friends, and match store price.
  3. geoaware

    geoaware Songster

    Dec 3, 2007
    Southern Maine
    I sell ours at $3 a dozen. People in our local 'city' seem to be willing to pay more for real eggs.
  4. Ugly Cowboy

    Ugly Cowboy Songster

    Apr 25, 2008
    Corn, OK
    I sell mine for $3/doz to regular folks and free to my boss, buddies, and kinfolk.
  5. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    We arent at that point yet but hopefuly when we are we will sel them for $3/dz
  6. ZooMummzy

    ZooMummzy Queen of the Zoo

    Mar 31, 2008
    Philomath, Oregon
    It was always my plan to, but right now I'm only getting about 5 eggs a day and just giving away dozens to my friends and neighbors. Fresh eggs go for about $5 a dozen here but I wouldn't feel right charging that much. Knowing me, I'll probably just keep giving them away. I know plenty of families who could really use some extra help [​IMG]
  7. AngieChick

    AngieChick Poultry Elitist

    As my chickens aren't laying yet, I buy mine from a friend for 2.00 a dozen. I can get them from the farmer's market for $3 - $3.50 a dozen, and they always run out before the end of market.
  8. ZooMummzy

    ZooMummzy Queen of the Zoo

    Mar 31, 2008
    Philomath, Oregon
    Quote:I must have been shopping at the wrong stand at the farmer's market! For XL eggs I was paying $5.50. [​IMG]
  9. Jashdon

    Jashdon Songster

    Mar 29, 2008
    Snohomish, WA
    We always sell out of our extra eggs at $4 a dozen either at the farmers market or at our sons pre-school. It seems like people really go crazy for natural, fresh eggs.
  10. Mrs MIA

    Mrs MIA Chick Magnet

    Mar 3, 2008
    It depends on the area you live in, and what the store sells them for. Here I could get $4-$5/dozen. But I only ask $3.50, and never have a problem with extra eggs. Never even advertised, and I sell 7 dozen a week now.

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