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Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by rosiekitty94, Nov 11, 2013.

  1. rosiekitty94

    rosiekitty94 Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 7, 2013
  2. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 7, 2011
    Finger Lakes, NY
    Excellent article!! I remember reading fairly recently that Seattle animal shelters were overrun with chickens looking for homes!!
    I don't cherish the thought of culling my hens, so I guess they are going on to 'chicken social security'. Then again, maybe not............[​IMG]
  3. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Overrun With Chickens

    May 24, 2011
    On, Canada
    It's a good article actually, raised some very good points that people do need to think on, especially urban ones with limits. I myself being rural can keep 99 laying hens before needing to buy Quota so i am more than safe lol

    The numbers are a bit foggy though, "$28 per 40 pound bag" most don't do that. My 55lb bag of feed is less than 20$ and frankly hens don't eat that much at least not compared to the piggy ducks i keep [​IMG]

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