What are you paying for Purina Layena pellets?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Moabite, Jan 17, 2012.

  1. Moabite

    Moabite Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 24, 2010
    My cost on the last trip to the feed store was just under $20 before tax. Just wandering what folks are paying in different areas.
  2. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    You are paying TWICE what I pay for Layer mash at a local feed mill.

    At $20 a 50 lb bag, I'd be all done. Done.
  3. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Here Purina is about $18.99 a bag. Which is nuts! I'll only purchase Purina if I have a coupon.

    I stick with Dumor 20% which is around $14. I also get lay mash from our local feed mill, used to be $9 a bag now its $11 a bag. Just went to a show this past weekend and some feed people were there selling their feed. Picked up several bags of layer pellets at $9.50 a bag.
  4. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    $18.00 total from TSC in Normal, IL. I buy two bags at a time, last me two and half to three months for four hens, two LF and two BF.
  5. roxyblue

    roxyblue Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 6, 2011
    pittsburgh, PA
    A 40 lb bag of purina omega-3 enriched layer pellets runs for $16.99 here, it's the same prive for the regular purina 50 lb bag
  6. Moabite

    Moabite Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 24, 2010
    Well, one thing is for sure, twenty bucks aint what it used to be. I did notice that nobody who replied is paying more, but considering how far this town is from anywhere, I've learned to accept the extra cost of products because of shipping. The cost of feeding my 6-hen flock is about the same as buying top shelf organic brown eggs at the store. I still think it's worth it. I like having 'em around and they make the best fertilizer. Not to mention all the pests they eat and how they keep the compost stirred. Thank you all for your replies. Now I'm forming plans to find cheaper high quality food from them.
  7. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

    Sep 7, 2009
    Florida - Space Coast
    Our feed bill runs around 200$ twice a month total including dog food and free delivery to us.
  8. BirdMan32

    BirdMan32 Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 25, 2011
  9. rmh0508

    rmh0508 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 14, 2011
    Engadine, MI
    I think it was $15.99 last time I looked. I have been getting Nutrena because I have $3 off coupons and the shelf price is only $12.95
  10. jeepguy982001

    jeepguy982001 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 4, 2011
    athens, wv
    15.99 here in wv

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