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What are you paying for feed?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by carress, Oct 22, 2008.

  1. carress

    carress Songster

    Mar 26, 2008
    Orange county NY
    16 at a pet supply store in the 'city', and $14 at a feed store. (this is for grower curmbles and layer pellets)
    I live in orange county NY - about 60 miles north of NYC
    Last edited: Oct 22, 2008
  2. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    i am paying:

    $16 for 100lbs of layer
    $19 for 100lbs of grower
    $12 for 100lbs of cracked corn

    all ground fresh and never more than three days old and all ingredients grown locally!

    how about that!

    eta: i live in Lapeer County, in Michigan
    Last edited: Oct 22, 2008
  3. Barnyard Dawg

    Barnyard Dawg Songster

    Feb 7, 2007
    Northern California
    $12.99 Nutrena Nature Wise chicken crumbles 50# bag.
  4. tomcio

    tomcio Songster

    Sep 3, 2008
    $14 for 50lb cracked corn
    $16 for 50lb chick start
    $16 for 50lb layer pellets

    That's in Ottawa, Canada
  5. chicken_angler

    chicken_angler Coop Constructist

    Jun 23, 2008
    a house
    I pay about 16 for layena layer pellets and 12 for grond corn. They are 50 lbs.

    I am near toledo, Ohio.

    ODS-n-ENS FARM Songster

    Sep 16, 2008
    Last week I paid $18.09 for broiler crumbles. Today I paid $12.99 for layer pellets.Last week layer pellets where $13.59. Store said grain prices where starting to drop!!!! The prices are for 50lb.
  7. morelcabin

    morelcabin Songster

    Feb 8, 2007
    Ontario Canada
    I paid close to $15 for layer last week but the store did tell me too that prices were going to drop soon...not as much demand now they said...
  8. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
    Eaton, Colorado
    Quote:You are so lucky!! Almost $15 for 50 lbs of layer pellets.
  9. 7.99 for a 15 lb bag of crushed corn
    14.00 for a 50 lb bag of Layena

    ground corn i can get at the supermarket. The layer food i get from a feed store.
  10. $17.99 for starter crumbles (50#)
    $9.99 for scratch (40#)
    $18 for layer crumbles (50#)

    I go through a bag a week of the above.

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