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Where can you buy purebred chickens in NC or SC?

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by LuckysMom, Oct 5, 2008.

  1. LuckysMom

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    My husband's friend has his chicken coop all built and ready for chickens. He's been asking my DH where to buy purebred chickens. Not sure what he wants but I told DH I'd try to help. Are there any farms in SC or southeastern NC where he can go look at the chickens and pick some out? I tried an internet search and just ended up frustrated. Thanks for any advice/help/contact information.
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  2. DEVILDOG

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    They have an auction in Walterboro SC on the 2nd Saterday of the month. It is a goat auction but they sale poultry after. Ifyou need more info you can e-mail me. Brad.
     
  3. EllyMae

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    Not sure how far you are from Cleveland Co, but we have a good auction here every Thursday night. I would check the county that you live in to see if they have livestock auctions.
     
  4. priszilla

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    THere are some shows coming up soon in both SC and NC- what breeds are you looking for?
     
  5. 1Speckled Hen w/Chicks

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    The NC Poultry group is having a sale @ Lexington , NC's Tractor Supply store parking lot--this coming weekend I think!!--(right of the Hwy)-at Hwy 8 exit...

    There is also a livestock sale every Wednesday morning in Lexington, NC..off old Hwy 64.

    Look on your local craigslist and newspapers too!--or call your local extension agent for local breeders!
     
  6. SGM

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    There are several good breeders in SC and there are shows coming soon. There are also breeders on this list from SC. What are you looking for?
     
  7. Big Blue

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    Quote:We live in Gaston County. Where and when is the auction in Cleveland County?
    Thanks,
    Jim
     
  8. LuckysMom

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    I'm not sure he even knows what he wants. I think his best bet is to visit one of the livestock auctions you all suggested. Thanks!
     

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