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Recommend a hatchery for broilers, Please.

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by Bornacentury2L8, Oct 9, 2009.

  1. Bornacentury2L8

    Bornacentury2L8 Songster

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    I've never ordered from a hatchery and want to get some broilers. I don't want to get run through the wringer (so to speak). If you've had a good experience please let me know. Thanks!
     

  2. cassie

    cassie Crowing

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    I have gotten the BBQ Special (NOT the Frying Pan Special) from Murray McMurray and I was very happy with them. Next time I am going to try Welp just to compare.
     
  3. Bornacentury2L8

    Bornacentury2L8 Songster

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    You weren't kidding! Good price. About half of what i have been seeing and was expecting.
     
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  4. Motel Chix

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    I have ordered from Central Hatchery. They ship everywhere.
    I ordered 100 and got 103 & 1 DOA. They have been eating and growing fast. $65.00 per hundred. +shipping +- $17.00

    I will reorder again in the Spring.
    Good luck.
     
  5. Sugar Sand Farm

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    I ordered mine from Meyers I couldn't be more pleased. They sent 32 I ordred 30 and to date I have not lost one. They arrived very qucikly and were all in beautiful shape. I will order from them again.
     
  6. dadof4

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    I ordered mine from Welp, and could not be happier.
     
  7. kingmt

    kingmt Songster

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    Sugar Sand Farm turned me on to Meyers also & I'm very happy with them.
     

  8. Brunty_Farms

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    Meyers has good quality and they have great prices this time of year.
     
  9. Ooopsy_daisy

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    I got 100 from Townline in Michigan. Got 105 and no DOA's. $13 shipping.

    They are 9 wks old tomorrow and ready for processing. These are the Vantress Cross. Awesome to raise and grew like crazy.

    They ship meaties all year too. Which is a plus.
     
  10. aggieterpkatie

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    I ordered my broilers from McMurray and was pleased. Next year I'll be trying Moyer because they're closer so I'm hoping it'll be less stress on the chicks.
     

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