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Which Hatchery has the best assorment deal on Day Olds NOW

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by bald k9, Sep 17, 2011.

  1. bald k9

    bald k9 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 5, 2009
    Rural Edwardsville
    who has the best deal on day olds, i want to get some more chicks, 25 to be exact! thank you
  2. FloridaChickenChick

    FloridaChickenChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2008
    Lake County, Florida
    I just ordered 25 brown egg layers and received 31 chicks (including the free exotic, which looks to be an EE 'roo). They were healthy and active right out of the box...I've spent the past two days trying to keep up. :) They look like barred rocks and RIRs. Ordered from Murray McMurray and couldn't be happier.

    Good luck!
  3. Oregon Blues

    Oregon Blues Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 14, 2011
    Central Oregon
    "Assortment" is going to be pretty limited this time of year. Few breeds are being hatched right now.

    Sometimes specials are for a very limited time so your best bet is to go to all the different hatchery sites and look at what their current specials are and at what they are hatching right now.
  4. colby318

    colby318 got 'dottes?

    Jul 14, 2008
    Stamping Ground, KY
    I bought 25 EEs in NOVEMBER from Strombergs hatchery. Not a single DOA considering they came from up north down here to KY
  5. Blue

    Blue Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2010
    Ideal is still doing their bantam assortments, but I don't how many breeds of bantams they hatch at this time of year.

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