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How much has your feed gone up?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by jns_binford, May 3, 2008.

  1. jns_binford

    jns_binford Out Of The Brooder

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    Here in Bonham Tx our feed has gone from $9.76 for a bag of starter to $13.57 a bag in four months and scratch is at $12.00. I was just wondering if yall have seen the same increase in your areas too. [​IMG]
     
  2. swiftfoot

    swiftfoot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Dec 23, 2007
    Blountville , TN
    lucky my starter is 15.00 a bag in tn
     
  3. seedcorn

    seedcorn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 25, 2007
    NE. IN
    I got a real deal then. Bought 5 chicks today, bought a 20% protein bag of starter for $11.25.......and I thought that was high.......shows what I know
     
  4. chcknrs

    chcknrs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Kelso, WA
    I'm paying $18 and change for a 50 lb. bag! ouch!
     
  5. mvinson1978

    mvinson1978 Out Of The Brooder

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    Decatur, AL
    Mine has gone up $3 in the last 3 months. It's now $9.60 for a 50lb bag.
     
  6. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    Im paying $12.95 for a 50lbs. bag of lay mash and $17.50 for a 50lbs. bag of turkey starter. [​IMG]
     
  7. Poison Ivy

    Poison Ivy Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 2, 2007
    Naples, Florida
    starter is $16 for a #50 bag
    layer is $13 for a #50 bag
     
  8. Standard Hen

    Standard Hen Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 17, 2007
    Massachusetts
    I am paying $11.00 for a 50lb bag of layer, everything just keeps going up and up. Grain, shavings and hay for the horses is killing me. Compared to chcknrs in WA state at $18.00 a bag for layer I am lucky!
     
  9. last week laying crumbles was $11.53 for a50 lb bag. Hay is same price, unlesss it went up again.[​IMG] marrie
     
  10. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    The 28% gamebird feed I've been buying went from $13 and change up to $17 and change and then they stopped carrying it.. Scratch went up too by a couple dollars.
     

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