Has your feed dropped in price?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by jaj121159, Dec 28, 2013.

  1. jaj121159

    jaj121159 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 27, 2010
    Northeast Nebraska
    I was just curious if people have started seeing a drop in feed prices. I buy my feed from a local mill. They have dropped their feed price about $2 from this time last year. It's because corn prices have dropped at least $2 a bushel since last year. I'm paying $9.57 for a 50 lb. bag. A year ago I was paying $11.53 for the same bag.
  2. elisec

    elisec Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 6, 2011
    Archer, FL
    Yes. I buy from a local mill and the feed here is about the same price. It's dropped about $2.00. I also use organic feed and that is the same price. It's shipped from VA.
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    Ya, bagged mill feed is going down about 50c a bag September to November, ie layer feed is down from 9.75 to 9.25, corn is down about a dollar ie shelled corn 7.75 to 6.75 ... interestingly enough though, the brand feeds are not down much, and a couple have gone higher.

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