Price war on chicken feed!!!

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by horsejody, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

    Feb 11, 2008
    Waterloo, Nebraska
    Recently I had to pay as much as $14.99 for a bag of feed and I would have to drive a ways to get it. Then QC Supply opened a store 5 minutes from my house. At first the Layena was $12.99 per bag. Then Tractor Supply started carrying Purina feed. The price for Layena was $10.99. QC dropped their price to $10.79. Then TS put out a $1 off coupon. Now QC has a $2 off coupon. QC also discounts the price $.50 per bag if you buy 6 bags of Purina feed. They said that I can buy 3 bags of horse fees and 3 bags of chicken feed to get the discount. I can't combine coupons, but I also will have my $5 off coupons from the poultry press. The feed mill in the area doesn't offer an economical custom mix for poultry so this is a pretty good deal for me!

  2. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    That's great!
  3. PeeperKeeper

    PeeperKeeper Songster

    Can you let some of that ooze toward KY? [​IMG]
    We were breaking about even on feed with sales of eggs this summer but not now.
  4. hen-thusiast

    hen-thusiast Songster

    Apr 8, 2009
    Lucky! I'm afraid to admit how much I pay for Layena here. Too bad we don't have Tractor Supply or QC Supply.

  5. countrygirl57

    countrygirl57 Songster

    Jul 5, 2009
    lucky you, we have to pay $18.00 at the co-op but closer to home it's $22.00. That's for grower & layer
  6. LauraSBale

    LauraSBale Songster

  7. FarmerChick

    FarmerChick Songster

    Jul 30, 2008
    North Carolina
    I am glad I buy this by the ton from my local feed mill.
    one stop, cheapest price per ton and no worrying about store prices jacked up!

  8. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

    Jan 18, 2008
    Newman Lake, WA
    I'm still paying over $11.00 a bag when I purchase by the ton. You are getting a great deal there!

    But I am getting the 20% protein, so I am paying a dollar more a bag for that. (it's only available in the Pacific Northwest)
  9. twentynine

    twentynine Songster

    Jun 14, 2009
    Not to the same extreme, but it is happening in my area.

    12.99 for Layena, TS started with purena now it's 10.99.

    Flock raiser is still 14.99.

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