feed bags

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by kerrysmommy, Nov 5, 2011.

  1. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    can the feed bag totes be sold at a profit???? and can i have the instructions to makething them i have a cracked corn bag out in the barn and i want to make one [​IMG]
    thanks
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  2. Rosaleen

    Rosaleen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I make them all the time. As far as making a profit, I never tried to sell them. It takes about fifteen to twenty minutes to make one. What would you sell them for and how much is your time worth, not to mention supplies, electricity, transportation and market entry fees? I used them for grocery bags and general use. I also give some away, people think they're quite the novelty item. There are different sites you can find on BYC to make them. Have fun....you'll find lots of uses for them too.
     
  3. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i would probely sell then 1:5 dollars..............not that expensive.............and i cant seem to find any instructions...........
     
  4. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    any one with a link for instructions????
     
  5. BHep

    BHep Overrun With Chickens

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    you need to check out the "everything else for sale" section. Feed totes sell between 10-20 dollars plus shipping a bag. So yes ! profitable IMO.
     
  6. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you know how to sew, just make up your own instructions, I did. Just figure out how large you want the bag to be and how fancy. With mine, I use them for grocery shopping mostly, so I didn't line them with anything, just a feed bag with feed bag handles.
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  7. SteveBaz

    SteveBaz Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. kerrysmommy

    kerrysmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks SteveBaz for saying this is a good thread lol and thanks every1 i finally found a great thing on how to make them im 13 and dont know how to sew but i guess i will ask my mom i kinda know how to but if i need help i will ask thanks!!!
     

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