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Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by redstarfather, Aug 23, 2013.

  1. redstarfather

    redstarfather In the Brooder

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    How much should i sell a dozen of my eggs for?(i havent sold any yet, still have to wait for ALL my girls to lay and egg cartons)
     

  2. TTracy

    TTracy Chirping

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    It really just depends on where you are located. I have seen some organic stores in my area sell them for up to $5.00 a dozen! Most of the local farmers sell from $2.00 to $3.00 a dozen.
     
  3. redstarfather

    redstarfather In the Brooder

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    ok thanks
     
  4. KYTinpusher

    KYTinpusher Master Enabler

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    Try visiting a local farmers' market and check out the prices there. [​IMG] Eggs from free-range, organically fed hens usually go for a lot more than eggs from hens that are fed a standard commercial feed. Some buyers will pay even more for organic soy-free fed also. If you go to check out your local prices, make sure you compare to others who raise and feed their chickens similarly to the way you do.
     
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  5. redstarfather

    redstarfather In the Brooder

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    ok
     
  6. mandelyn

    mandelyn Crowing

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    Yes, it depends on how they are fed and raised. In my area, regular "farm fresh" eggs start around $1.50 and go up from there depending on the farm practices. Free range, organic, soy free, etc all matters. Anywhere from the $1.50 on up to $4 or so. I get $3 for mine if I ever sell any. Partial free range and organic fed.
     

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