Starting small backyard silkie breeding?

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by flipflops, Mar 15, 2018.

  1. flipflops

    flipflops Chirping

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    There is a huge demand for silkies in my area. I live in a rural neighborhood in the county and we already have 7 pet standard chickens. We have a huge backyard on a double lot. Would it be unheard of to start a small silkie breeding program at my home? Would I be able to be nipi certified?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Certification would be possible. Be sure to get the best quality breeder stock as possible. It costs no more to feed quality birds, and their offspring are worth more. Good luck.
     
  3. flipflops

    flipflops Chirping

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    What would be the best set up to remain low-key in a neighborhood setting?
     

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