Have you ever wondered exactly how much it costs to raise chickens? Not just a few chickens either, I’m talking a LOT of chickens. Like, say….80! Since I’m done doing my business taxes for the year I happen to have all these numbers handy. Some may surprise you, others may not. For example my bedding […]
This is part of a series on commercial chicken feed. In this part I analyzed Big Sky Organic chicken feed. What do they use to make it and how much will it cost you?
The cost to raise chickens on your homestead for eggs will generally cost you more than purchasing supermarket eggs, but it might be a bit less than purchasing your eggs from a farmer’s market (and the eggs are so much healthier and tastier than supermarket eggs!) This post outlines the exact cost of raising chickens […]