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Where to Get Chicks

 

Thank you to our sponsor, Brinsea the Incubation Specialists, for making this episode possible!

In this episode, our hosts Zach Foley and Charlotte Brunin discuss various chicken breeds, how to pick the right one for you, and where to find them. 

 

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Links from this episode:

Find a Heritage Breed with help from the Livestock Conservancy

Hatchery vs Farm Raised Chickens

Choosing the Good Chick



Expand Your Flock with Mail Order Hatching Eggs

Chicken Hatcheries vs Breeders, Which is best?

Inside Look at a Hatchery

5 Truths About Animal Welfare in Hatcheries

What Hatcheries Should I Use

How to Spot a Healthy Chick

Questions to Ask When Picking Up Chicks

Buying Chicks

Hatcheries Mentioned in this Episode:

Moyer's Chicks - East Coast

Belt Hatchery - West Coast

Ridgway Hatchery - Midwest

 

Until next time... May the flock be with you!

The Community Chickens podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.




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