"Good luck, and I hate hearing about the neighbors and town rulers getting involved. It would be nice to see the town councils and mayors figure out a way to help those trying to use their home sites instead of just competing for lawn of the month! 5…"
Just a quick update. I found someone on backyardchickens.com who had to relinquish her flock (her neighbors were complaining so the town got involved) so I'll be getting 5 pullets tonight. I'll keep folks updated on my…"
"Thanks everyone! I have been perusing Craigslist but haven't found anything, though I'm going to try to expand my search to Western MA, CT, VT, etc. I also talked to Drake at Cluck in Providence (a new urban ag store) and she had a couple…"
"Hi, Pam! Congrats on deciding to keep chickens! In addition to Rick and Carrie's suggestions above, you might try searching Local Harvest, one of the resources (and a HOMEGROWN favorite) included on our Find Good Food page. For example, I…"
"Have you checked Craigslist.org? Might be able to find someone with some pullets left there. We just picked up 4 more from a local Grain and Feed store that had a few left in their barn!
As far as the usual feed stores, etc, it's probably too…"
"Lots of stores will carry them starting a few weeks before Easter, and running as late as June, depending on the local availability. Try TSC (Tractor Supply Center), Orschelns, Plainsman, or any Farm Supply Catalogs online. Several of the bloggers…"