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Selling All My Peafowl... PRICE????

Discussion in 'Peafowl' started by JordanFamily, Jul 11, 2011.

  1. JordanFamily

    JordanFamily Songster

    Feb 4, 2008
    Archie, MO
    So I have a 3 year old male in with 3 females... I have had great fertility in their eggs... They are India Blues.... Do you guys think $400 for all four of them is a good price??? I thought so but am not getting any one interested in them contacting me.... I paid $525 for them just a few months ago and was thinking $400 would get them sold quickly.... So what is you guys suggestions???? Kristina

  2. jimmythechicken

    jimmythechicken Songster

    Jun 8, 2010
    have you tried to sell seperate alot of people just want one an most people just want males.alot diff then chickens lol.try to post seperate an see if you get any nibles alot of people perfer chicks to raise by hand.
  3. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

    Aug 24, 2008
    Southern Ohio
    depend on your area, here i sell my blues 75.00 each, other color or split sell for more. thats breeding age.
  4. Kedreeva

    Kedreeva Longfeather Lane

    Jun 10, 2010
    Dunno how the pricing normally goes in your area, but IB usually go from anywhere between $35-100 apiece for males and pairs normally got for $100-125.
  5. SuperPeacockman

    SuperPeacockman Songster

    Sep 1, 2010
    Long Island, NY
    Just a question why are you selling them?
  6. Glenmar

    Glenmar Songster

    Jan 17, 2011
    Yep. I agree that price is too high.
  7. 6littlechickies

    6littlechickies Songster

    May 12, 2009
    Burton, OH
    If you were a breeder and would hold them for some time you may get $100 individually as blues, selling to a private non breeder who wants peafowl. With all four at once, I would accept less, maybe considerably less if I was trying to move them or clear my stock of peafowl. Put up an individual ad for peafowl and state $100 each, neg. on multiple purchases. This may help you recoup some of your money. Best of luck!

  8. JordanFamily

    JordanFamily Songster

    Feb 4, 2008
    Archie, MO
    Quote:Just bit off more than I can chew... I have 5 young children, 8 dogs, 20+ chickens... And I did have 20+ Sebastopols but something keeps killing them so I have had lots of stress lately and have just decided to sell all my bigger birds... So the peafowl and the Sebastopols are now for sale... I see aldults for sale all the time for $125 to $150 in the India Blues... But I will put up that I will sell them individually if wanted... I think $100 each is a great deal!!! I paid a lot more than that for them all at once and I'm sure someone else out there would be interested for that low price.... Besides these birds are breeding age and the male has his full train... If someone were to get babies they would have to wait at least 2 years for any babies from them....
    Last edited: Jul 11, 2011
  9. mom2to

    mom2to In the Brooder

    Oct 8, 2010
    Are you NPIP? Whay are you selling them so soon? Do you ship or are you selling them local?
  10. C&Rman

    C&Rman Songster

    Feb 26, 2011
    That seems a little expensive. Around here 4-7 year old IB peahens go for $60 bucks or you can get a pair of yearlings for $60. But that is just were I live, maybe I should move so I can get more out of IB'S [​IMG]

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