Need egg cartons--cheapest place to buy?

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  1. Kansaseq

    Kansaseq Prairie Wolf Farm Asylum

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    I have been getting donated cartons from friends and family, but lately they have dropped off, and the babies will start to lay next month. Anyone have a good vendor that sells cartons cheap?

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    Just want to share the info submitted from wonderful BYC'ers, to anyone else who may be looking. Thanks guys!!

    Shane'sTack has some made by Hartz (who I dislike immensely) had the cheapest price at .19 @
    Eggboxes.com cheapest option was misprints for [email protected]
    And the winner for cheapest of all was a Craig's List ad I answered. .04 @

    Thanks to all the people who offered suggestions that helped me out.
    I just had 150 delivered from Eggboxes (free shipping), and I am meeting a woman from CL on Monday who has about 120. I should be set for the next year! [​IMG]
     
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  2. jvls1942

    jvls1942 Free Ranging

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    I go to a thrift store here in town and buy egg cartons for 1 or 2 cents each.. I gu people drop them off and other people buy them for doing crafts.. just do it low key or they might raise the prices..
     
  3. Dar

    Dar Crowing

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    Freecycle... i placed an ad last week and i got about 100 of then within hours...

    ETA....and they were FREE
     
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  5. Kansaseq

    Kansaseq Prairie Wolf Farm Asylum

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    Wow, that was fast!
    I did some research and found that Shane's Tack has the cheapest at .19 a piece, but they are manufactured by Hartz (don't even get me started on their cat killing flea products!!)

    Sundown, EggBoxes has the next cheapest at [email protected] for misprints.

    But MJ I like the Freecycle idea best of all!! I am so going to place an ad right now.

    Any other suggestions are welcome. Thanks!
     
  6. Dar

    Dar Crowing

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    the people who responded to my ad i gave a free dozen eggs to!...now they come back and buy them from me...or i will give them a doz for each time they call me to come and pick them up cartons of 20 or more...
     
  7. vfem

    vfem Yoga...The Chicken Pose

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    Honestly.... I would list on Craigslist that you need them... say how many you need... and how much you are willing to pay... someone will deliver I am sure!!!!
     

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