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how much do you sell eggs for?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by beginnerchick08, Jan 6, 2009.

  1. beginnerchick08

    beginnerchick08 In the Brooder

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    I was wondering how much yall sell your eggs for? and who do u sell them to? neighbors friends or grocery stores.
     
  2. hatchaholic

    hatchaholic Songster

    Jul 23, 2008
    South Carolina
    We just started selling ours. I get about 1 1/2 doz a day. We sell mainly to friends and neighbors, but we also set up a stand on the weekends. And, I listed on craigslist. We sell ours for $2/doz.
     
  3. okiehen

    okiehen Songster

    Oct 25, 2007
    Oklahoma
    $1.60 doz, $2.40 doz 1/2 and I mix them with both brown and white eggs. Most of my eggs are jumbo in size compared to the store eggs. I should be getting double this price.
    My neighbors and friends/ family buy from me.
     
  4. FarmerChick

    FarmerChick Songster

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    we currently have 300 laying

    we sell at farmer markets and to health food stores.
    $2.50 wholesale
    $3.75 to retail customers


    I never have an egg left at the end of the week and Tony is thinking of buying about 250 more birds. Hmm...we'll see...enough work now..LOL


    best of luck in selling yours!
     
  5. Mojo Chick'n

    Mojo Chick'n Empress of Chickenville

    I'm selling mine pretty cheap - 1.00 a dozen, but I am selling out, and have to get more hens [​IMG] so I may up the price a bit.

    I can't go too high in my area, because I am in farm country, and a lot of people either have their own, or buy from Walmart for a buck a dozen (yuk). I was thinking of selling them for 1.50 a dozen, but I doubt I would go much higher than that.
     
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  6. Steve

    Steve Ye Olde Henhouse Builder

    My wife has been selling them to co-workers for $1.50/dz.
     
  7. sunnydee

    sunnydee Songster

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    Heck...I'm still paying off all those friends (with eggs of course) that came over and helped me build the coop and run! [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  8. Country Guy John

    Country Guy John Songster

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    Im selling mine for $1.50/dozen.
     
  9. new chicken mommy

    new chicken mommy In the Brooder

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    I get 2.50 a dozen . Just started selling pretty good thank god . I have about 25 dozen in the fridge!![​IMG]
     
  10. FunnyFarmer

    FunnyFarmer Songster

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    I sell mine for $3/dozen. My MIL buys them, and neighbors and other people in our homeschooling community. I can sell as many as my girls can lay--and I'll be getting a few more chicks to raise up to layers this spring. They pay for their feed and make a good start on paying for the horse feed (the grain at least--not the hay.)
     

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