Which Is Your Favorite Hatchery And Why?


| 1/29/2010 9:45:18 AM


ChickSpring is near and it’s time to order chicks and other baby poultry. There are lots of things to consider before ordering chicks:

• Which hatchery is closest?
• Which has the breed(s) you want?
• Which has the best prices?
• Which has the best-quality chicks?

Everybody has a favorite. Which is your favorite poultry hatchery and why? Share the information in the comments section below.

If you want some help finding a hatchery, check out to our Directory of Hatcheries and Poultry Breeders or Hatchery Finder to help you in your search.

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kmhoyt
9/21/2013 7:09:56 PM

What is the best laying hens?


Bethb4
8/16/2013 9:42:25 AM

We got two shipments of great birds from Purely Poultry last year. All were live and healthy. Such fun watching them grow up and begin to lay. We have even had one of the Buff Orpingtons hatch eggs this year. Plan to order from them again next year, though we will probably buy some birds locally too. I find the biddies at the farm store hard to resist.


Lianne
4/5/2010 7:35:43 PM

I had a great experience with Welp Hatchery last year. Their customer service and quality of chicks was excellent. I will order with them again in the future.






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