1. hydestone

    hydestone In the Brooder

    Oct 15, 2010
    I am not sure where this should be posted...so I'll ask here.

    Where can I buy cheap egg cartons? I won't be selling eggs but will likely be giving away a bunch.
  2. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm

    Apr 13, 2008
    Bowdon, GA
    we use eggcartons.com They advertise here and often have a free shipping code. Nancy
  3. chicks4kids

    chicks4kids Songster

    Apr 22, 2009
    Northern Indiana
    I think that they're having free shipping right now too
  4. Have your family and friend save them for you before you know it you'll have enough. Especially if I were giving them away I'd expect cartons in return.
  5. DesertChickens

    DesertChickens In the Brooder

    Feb 24, 2010
    Yuma, AZ
    I use eggcartonsonline.com They always have the cartons I buy with free shipping, whereas the other place doesn't usually. The nice thing about the other one, is that you can buy smaller quantities.

    Just my two cents. [​IMG]
  6. Mac in Wisco

    Mac in Wisco Antagonist

    May 25, 2007
    SW Wisconsin
    Quote:The cheapest you can generally find online in smaller quantities is around 25 to 30 cents a carton. Then there are shipping charges... I buy from eggcartons.com when they have free shipping, but it is still expensive. We use new cartons for some purposes and used ones for others.

    If you are giving eggs away, just use clean, used cartons. Lots of people save them, just ask around.
  7. hydestone

    hydestone In the Brooder

    Oct 15, 2010
    Wow, they are expensive on eggcartons.com, more expensive than the same ones sold at Agway individually.

    I'll put the word out to neighbors to save cartons their cartons.
  8. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    quite often people bring them to our local poultry auction and they sell them as a "lot" instead of for an individual price. You can usually get them pretty cheap. just keep an eye out if you have a poultry auction near you. You can post an ad on Craigslist too.
  9. Kansaseq

    Kansaseq Prairie Wolf Farm Asylum

    Feb 12, 2009
    NE Kansas
    People at work like to recycle, and save them for me. You can also try Craig's List or Freecycle. Another option is to try a bakery/deli (maybe Walmart) to see if they can save them for you. I usually end up having more than I need, which is a good thing [​IMG]
  10. Iheartchicks<3:)

    Iheartchicks<3:) Songster

    Aug 1, 2010
    Mount Vernon, WA
    There is a person on here.. adozingirlz or something like that.. and she does personal egg cartons. for CHEAP


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