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Hatchery or breeders within 100 miles of Charlotte, NC

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by Lar1945, Sep 27, 2010.

  1. Lar1945

    Lar1945 Hatching

    Aug 9, 2010
    I am starting my first flock in the charlotte, (yes it is allowed), I am looking for started pullets of various breeds. I would like to purchase between 6 and 12 hens laying large to jumbo brown and easter egg. Should be vaccinated. I am willing to pick-up, about Nov 1st.

    Any help or leads appreciated. I really don't want to wait til Spring to start. But it's looking like I might have to.

  2. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

    Feb 27, 2008
    Elizabethtown, NC
  3. Lar1945

    Lar1945 Hatching

    Aug 9, 2010
    Thanks.I am aware of them. They are mostly sold out for 2010, only showing Gold Comet and White Leghorn for sale.

    Still searching!
  4. cybercat

    cybercat Songster

    May 22, 2007
    Greeneville, Tn
    Try craigslist. You should be able to find local in state people. Also try the NC thread in whare you at where I at. But you might call snooks not just go off their site. They might have more than listed or know someone.
  5. mlrl2820

    mlrl2820 Hatching

    Oct 5, 2010
    Camden, SC
    I found 2 very nice young Jersey Giant roos via Craigs List - there were 2 more as of 2 weeks ago if you are interested. No hens there. Lots of birds on Craigs List - just have to check things out before buying ie health of birds. It's nearly State Fair time - perhaps attending the poultry shows would connect you with breeders.
  6. diannasunshine

    diannasunshine In the Brooder

    did you find a breeder and how is the flock going? I'm trying to find a good breeder and I'm about an hour outside Charlotte heading towards the beach.
  7. wekiva bird

    wekiva bird Songster

    Mar 18, 2010
    South Carolina
    I'm in the columbia s.c. area what are you looking for?

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