i live along the coastol area of texas. before you can sell eggs, meat, and live chicks, your flock must be tested for pullorum-typhoid. i just had this done and can finally sell jersey giants from my home. you are also given a flock number. too contact for the texas region tester: texas a&m veterinary medical diagnosis laboratory [tvmdl] program administrator: J.C. Essier phone 979-845-1794 or e-mail @ [email protected] remember that hefty fines follow if not inspected and certified, and get caught selling without this inspection. this program is governed by the state and nation, and inspection is free.