New member...hi!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Fattyfrogpots, Sep 22, 2015.

  1. Fattyfrogpots

    Fattyfrogpots Just Hatched

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    Hello! I'm new to raising chickens, and started my flock in May of this year. I have 3 barred rocks, 4 golden comets and 4 australorps. I'm getting five eggs a day from them at this point. I'm thinking we'll be expanding the flock in the spring, so we're about to build a significantly larger coop than we have now in a couple of weeks.
    I'm in central Indiana, and wondering what the going rate for fresh eggs by the dozen is here since we're getting close to having more than we will use at home. Any advice or input welcome....
    Looking forward to learning a lot here!
     
  2. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    HI! [​IMG] Welcome!

    Go to your state thread and see what the eggs are going for in that area. Have fun!
     
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  3. Fattyfrogpots

    Fattyfrogpots Just Hatched

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    Thanks!
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Its great that you have joined us and certainly no surprise that you are thinking of expanding your flock! Chicken maths is something we all suffer from [​IMG]

    Welcome and enjoy

    CT
     
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  5. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    Prices seem to vary quite a bit so your state thread is the best place to ask. Around here they usually go for $3 a dozen. It's no way to get rich but it all helps with the feed bills [​IMG]

    Thanks for joining us.
     
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  6. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
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  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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