Chris Huseman has had the pleasure of showcasing and
consulting about chicks and ducks at the True Value Spring
and Fall markets for more than five years. The Wild
Goose Farms is happy to partner with you and bring the joy
of offering your customers live chickens, ducks, turkeys and
more! We utilize a variety of resources to help ensure
the breeds you want are available when you want them.
We utilize a network of sources to ensure the quickest
delivery of live birds by specifically coordinating delivery
from the most ideal hatchery closest to your store's
We offer the convenience of bill through via the True
Value system. Our partnership is rooted in a mutual
commitment to ensure your customers are afforded the very
best experience in owning chicks! You will always
remember the smiles and joy of your customers when they
first see these small balls of fluff happily chirping in
your store. As well, your customers are always going
to remember the day they bought their first chickens or
ducks from your store!
Our 2017 Breed
Availability & Price listing is here:
You can fax in your form to (573) 655-0099 or call Chris to
place your order at (217) 316-0172.
When your chicks arrive - do not throw away the box!
First take the shipping/packing label from inside the box,
under the lid, or under the chick pads. This will give
you important information you should keep on file to include
the hatchery name the chicks were shipped from, it's NPIP
information and more.
The Wild Goose
Farms is happy to facilitate the ordering and
delivering of chicks to your True Value store! We
ensure the most efficient delivery and in-stock
quantities of breeds you want. Below prices exclude
shipping. Prices are for pullets (female chicks.) 25
minimum per breed.
Ordering is Simple!
Choose Your Delivery Dates.
From 5 years of experience
attending the True Value Markets, we suggest the
- Choose 3 to 4 different breeds -
Most stores just starting with chicks begin with 100
chicks. Some stores do two different orders/delivery
dates, ordering 100 birds for each date.
- The most common weeks are always the week before
and the week after Easter.
-25 birds per breed as a minimum -Your customers
most likely only want female chicks
We also offer options for:
-Looping video to play at your store educating &
entertaining customers about raising chicks -Videos
on setting up your store for chick sales -Posters to
promote your upcoming chick arrivals -Consultation
on marketing & promoting your chick sales
Below are some of the most common breeds
customers will ask for. If you need
any breed other than the below listed, just
call us! We have access to over 100
breeds of chickens, ducks, geese and more!