Free--5 exotic chicks or 3 ducks with every 100 frypan specials ordered, $31.95 + postage. Also, hatching Cornish Cross, standard breeds, fancy chicks, ducks, geese, turkey, bantams, guineas, pheasants, quail, peafowl. Supplies, videos, and brochures. Cackle Hatchery-SFT, Box 529, Lebanon MO 65536; 417-532-4581;www.cacklehatchery.com.
Free Catalog: Commercial breed and fancy breed chicks, turkeys, ducklings, Muscovy ducklings, goslings, guineas, bantams, pheasants, quail, books, poultry-raising equipment, and hatching supplies. Hoffman Hatchery, Box 129N, Gratz PA 17030; 717-365-3694; www.hoffmanhatchery.com.
Incubators & parts, brooders, medications, wormers, cheap egg cartons, books, feeders, waterers, leg bands, transport crates, range poultry equipment, and much more. Shipping is included in most prices! Poultryman’s Supply Company, PO Box 612, Columbus IN 47203; 812-603-7722; www.poultrymansupply.com
Poultry Plucking is easy and affordable with The Featherman automatic plucker. Pluck farm poultry or game birds spanking clean in seconds while you watch. Featherman Plucker, PO Box 62, Jamesport MO 64648; 660-684-6035; www.featherman.com
Sun Ray Chicks Hatchery. Chicks, ducks, turkeys, goslings. Spring price special (light/heavy breed mix, 10% broilers) March-May: 100 for $38.95. Call or write for price list. PO Box 300, Hazelton IA 50641; 800-872-0481; www.sunrayhatchery.com
Heirloom Acres Seeds. Quality heirloom and open-pollinated flower and vegetable seeds. 1,000 varieties. Good prices. Christian family business. Free catalogue and website! Heirloom Acres Seeds, 2529 CR 338, New Bloomfield MO 65063; 573-491-3001; www.heirloomacresseeds.com
American Cotswold Record Association. A dual-purpose animal with high quality wool and meat. Contact Vicki Rigel, PO Box 59, Plympton MA 02367; 781-585-2026; www.cotswoldsheep.us.com