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Which hatchery does TSC buy from?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by sloallie10, Dec 6, 2009.

  1. sloallie10

    sloallie10 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2008
    CA
    does anyone know? this would help me. :]
     
  2. sloallie10

    sloallie10 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2008
    CA
    DOES anybody know?
    TCS= tractor supply company...
    or do they just order from whichever hatchery is closest to them
     
  3. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    The ones around here (central Kansas) order from Privitt, but it might vary depending on where you are.
     
  4. Marlinchaser

    Marlinchaser Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 18, 2007
    MERRY LAND
    Ask your stores manager, ours has no problem telling where they order from. In our area they use privitt, and Ideal.
     
  5. thefishery

    thefishery Chillin' With My Peeps

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    do they always have chicks?
     
  6. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    Yes they have chicks certain times of the year, closer to Easter more than any other time.

    Mine uses Mt Healthy and Ideal. you can be sure most of them are males or pullets of "common breeds". Very rarely you would get something of rare breeds.
     
  7. Steve_of_sandspoultry

    Steve_of_sandspoultry Overrun With Chickens

    We were at the TSC in Washington, NC last spring and they had boxes of chicks come in from Centurion Poultry, I had never heard of them before but it was all over the boxes.

    http://www.centurionpoultry.com/about/locations

    Steve in NC
     
  8. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009
    Lutz,FL
    Some of ours order from McMurray and Ideal.
     
  9. ging3rhoffman

    ging3rhoffman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2009
    In Ohio they are ordered from Meyers and Mt Healthy.

    Call your tractor supply and ask..if the person answering
    the phone doesnt know ask for a manager. I did.
     

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