Started to rebuild

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Chattychic, Jan 24, 2017.

  1. Chattychic

    Chattychic Out Of The Brooder

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    We got the debris all cleaned up and started to rebuild my coop!!!!
    I am so excited to get me some new babies!!!
    I don't want to wait until our tractor supply starts getting them but I can't order less than 25 chicks :(. We only want 6
     
  2. chickenweirdo1

    chickenweirdo1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Order from an online hatchery. Like Meyer, or My Pet Chicken.
     
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  3. Chattychic

    Chattychic Out Of The Brooder

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    Neither site will ship less than 15 prior to April 5th
     
  4. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Order the 25 now. Get a nice selection of colorful layers. Sell the extras on CL for $5 each. It will cover your costs and provide free chicks for you. You could also raise them to 12-16 weeks and sell them for $15-20 depending upon your market. Buying now gives you a great selection and gets you eggs by June/July.
     
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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    Good luck with your coop build! Maybe you can find a friend or neighbor that would like to split a hatchery order of chicks with you?
     
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  7. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

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    There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around the run. Good luck with your order. I hope you find a solution. :fl
     
  8. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Chattychic, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our flock! Best of luck with your coop construction!
     

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