How much to price ayam cemani chicks?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Kxg8, Jan 27, 2019.

  1. Kxg8

    Kxg8 Hatching

    Aug 16, 2018
    I'm going to buy some Ayam Cemani eggs on eBay and sell chicks at my local swap. I would be the only seller there and so far I haven't seen this breed at any other chicken events. The ages would be just hatched chicks and 6wk olds.

    What would you suggest for the prices?
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchi Wan Kenobi

    Mar 27, 2012
    My Coop
    Depends on the quality of the chicks. When I was working with the breed (I just recently decided to get out of them) I would sell the ones that I considered to be culls (any white on the wingtips, any yellow on the toes, toenails that were white and not clear or black, etc) for $5 each to pet homes. The good quality ones I would sell for $20. That's what the other breeder in my area had their chicks priced at, too.
  3. HenniesInMyHeart

    HenniesInMyHeart Songster

    Mar 12, 2018
    If you don't mind sharing, what was your breeding experience like? Why did you decide to get out of them? I am shocked to see how cheap you sold your chicks for as they are supposed to be worth a lot!

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