Hatchery in ID-starts with S?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by coffeemama, Mar 27, 2008.

  1. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

    Mar 5, 2008
    I am trying to figure out where my chicks came from. I think the guy said the hatchery started with S and I know he said it was in Idaho.

  2. flyingmonkeypoop

    flyingmonkeypoop Crowing

    Apr 30, 2007
    Deer Park Washington
    The only hatchery in Idaho is Dunlap, unless there is some new one, but thats the only one I can think of. Maybe check feathersites list of hatcheries.
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Hmm, there's Schlecht Farm & Hatchery in Iowa, not Idaho. Can't think of one in Idaho right off the top of my head that starts with an S.
  4. Sherriekim

    Sherriekim Songster

    Aug 20, 2007
    Southwest Idaho
    I going with flyingmonkey, the only large hatchery in Idaho that I know of is Dunlop's. [​IMG] If it turns out there is another hatchery in Idaho, let me know. I would hate to think there was a chick/egg resource close by that I wasn't utilizing! [​IMG]
  5. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

    Mar 5, 2008
    Thanks everyone-maybe I am remembering part of it wrong. I thought he said it was Shetlers or something like that. [​IMG]
  6. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

    Jan 18, 2008
    Newman Lake, WA
    There used to be a Shanks Hatchery in Oregon, but they are now called Lazy 54 Farm.

    Dunlap, Phinney and Lazy 54 are the only ones in the PNW.
  7. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

    Mar 5, 2008
    Shank's seems like a nice hatchery-I have a friend who gets all her birds there and swears by them. He also sells hatching eggs I think-though I don't know if he ships. I am pretty close to him. I think I'll call Coastal Farm and ask that guy again where the birds come from.

  8. chickenlady

    chickenlady Songster

    Aug 28, 2007
    Stillwater, NJ
    How about Stromberg's in Minnesota?
  9. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

    Mar 5, 2008
    You know Stromberg's sounds like it might be what he said-he might have been mixed up about the ID part [​IMG]
  10. Jonell

    Jonell In the Brooder

    Jul 2, 2009
    There is Schwartz
    Chick-Inn Roost and Breakfast

    They post on CraigsList, Catagory Farm/Garden.
    Parma, Id

    A Beautiful Place.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by