EASY Payment Methods in the order preferred: READ THS AND BE READY TO PAY UPON LOADING CHICKENS)
Silver Coins/Rounds - preferred 1 oz American Silver Eagle or Canadian Maple, or Morgan Silver dollars (current value estimated at $12-$16 per ounce)
Comex trading platform prices.
Credit or Debit Cards or Cash
Prices: ( click to see our price list.) Our prices have NOT changed since 2014!
(and 5 food items per hen (or 5 vegetable / fruit seeds pkg)
or 3 silver coins/rounds per hen & no $45!)
Pullets = $25- $35 (credit/debit OK)
(and 3 food items per pullet) (or 3 vegetable / fruit seeds pkg)
or (2 silver coin/round per pullet & no $25-$35!)
Chicks = $15- $20 (credit/debit OK)
(and 3 food items per chick) (or 3 vegetable / fruit seeds pkg)
or (2 silver coin/round per chick & no $15-$20!)
If you do NOT bring food items/soap/paper products/vegetable/fruit seeds or other barter items our prices will be INCREASED by $10 PER CHICKEN $5 per chicks/pullets
Payment can be in silver ounces/ingot bars or, credit and or cash PLUS: Non-Perishable Food/Soap Items/Wipes/Paper Products OR Vegetable/Fruit seeds!
This is about a bag or two of pantry items, depending on how many chickens you purchase.
Currently LAYING EGGS NOW, we have New Hampshire Red, Rhode Island Red, Barred Rock all laying and plenty of assorted pullet breeds (3.5 months) all younger and not laying eggs yet.
An assortment of baby chicks (good assortment farmers choice!) We try to get you some of your favorites!
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8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
We do not load / move chickens during the hot part of the day. Too much stress for chickens- But we ARE still selling Rain or Shine! - 7 Days a Week
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For payment remember to bring things you would like to keep on hand during a crisis!
Example of nonperishable items: These are examples of what TO bring. Fresh cans of tuna/sausage/meat/spam, boxes/bags of macaroni, mashed potatoes, canned soups, / packaged or jar gravy /dried or canned fruits, box cereal, peanut butter, jelly, cake mix, frosting, sauces spaghetti, jello, pudding, cornbread box/bag, canned tomatoes or sauces, dried beans, rice, or canned fruits, and or spices. Also, MRE packages of storable food. Or, unopened bottles of wine/beer. (Or, one jumbo box/case of items counts as 5 items!)
and vegetable/fruit SEEDS per packet (any kind!)
The food needs to be unopened and not expired! and or a mix of paper products or general house-hold soaps/wipes/cleaners/soap/ sanitary pads (not tampons) first aid supplies. (we count items and decide the number of chickens purchased at the gate!)
PLEASE Do NOT bring tiny individual “sample-sized taco or mustard sauce” “small package noodles" or individually wrapped items like one cookie from a larger box!” open or expired items! - or tiny "sample items"
S-L-O-W-L-Y READ THIS PAGE SCROLL DOWN this page and ALL of your questions will be answered in 2 minutes! I promise!. Make sure that you understand these details!
If you are not prepared when arriving we will begin loading the NEXT customer. So be PREPARED to load!
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GREAT NEWS! Agricultural and farming businesses WILL be allowed to continue in business during this crisis.There is now a shelter-in-place order in Travis county and it's been announced. But if you need hens for food (egg-laying hens/chicks) this travel is "essential" and you ARE allowed to travel. Please check your local announcements! Getting supplies for "pets" is considered essential travel. We have feed and pet chickens here.
We WILL have chickens, poultry and feed. Here are the new guidelines and payment / pick up information:
We are giving customers as many choices for payment as possible to afford poultry PRICE PAGE CLICK HERE: https://www.bluestar-ranch.com/prices.html
Please bring MORE boxes/cages than you need
* Please stand 6 feet away from the gate. PLEASE DO NOT TOUCH GATE/FENCE AND STAY CLOSE TO YOUR CAR AS WE LOAD YOUR POULTRY THROUGH THE GATE
Leave your box/cage at front of the gate and please step back from the gate. We will bring chickens for you to see BEFORE you buy them and you will see us load chickens in your boxes. We are no longer allowing people into the barn area to shop. Until this crisis is over.
1) make sure your boxes/ cages are assembled and are READY to load
2) bring an "eggstra" few boxes (the size of a large microwave -not too small)
we put 2 chickens or 3 chickens per box
3) cut breathing holes in boxes sizes of quarters all sides for boxes
4) boxes need tight snug lids & cages need doors that close (NOT blankets or cardboard!!!!)
5) we load first come first served. If someone is parked in the driveway loading PLEASE DO NOT BLOCK TRAFFIC. Drive around for a few minutes and stop back by in about 15 minutes. Be careful parking! the driveway has shallow ditches on both sides!
6) bring silver/gold coins or we do take debit/credit cards. Payment is PREFERRED in silver or gold coins or credit/debit cards. (cash still excepted) I wear gloves (or wipe cards with disinfecting wipe) and ask that you allow me to sign for you to avoid the spread of germs. You will get a receipt on the spot.