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Full size cochins...what should I pay??

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by chicks4kids, Nov 27, 2009.

  1. chicks4kids

    chicks4kids Songster

    Apr 22, 2009
    Northern Indiana
    There is a lady near me who has to downsize her flock. Earlier this week I picked up a Royal Palm turkey hen and 2 easter eggers from her. All of them are healthy and very social. She has full sized cochins that I'm also interested in. She has 2 of the gray hens, 1 black hen. and 2 of the "splash" that she believes are roos. I wasn't really interested in the roos but again, she's not sure. But I'll take them anyway. She would like $8 each. Does that seem like a good deal?? Thanks.

  2. lockedhearts

    lockedhearts It's All About Chicken Math

    Apr 29, 2007
    Depends on the quality, but I paid $20 each for Breeding Quality Birds so yes $8 is a good deal
  3. JewellFarm

    JewellFarm Songster

    Apr 22, 2009
    Lebanon, Virginia
    $8.00 is definitely a good deal. If they were mine I would charge more than that, so I say snap em up if they are healthy and well taken care of.
  4. Barnyard

    Barnyard Addicted to Quack

    Aug 5, 2007
    Southwest Georgia
    I agree. I think $8 is a really good deal. I say jump on the offer.
  5. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

    Mar 16, 2009
    onchiota NY
    If I lived closer you wouldnt have to pay 8$ apiece for them I would have snatched them at that price from underneath you!! lol..its a good deal get them

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