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Where to Begin?

With so many developments and activities going on at Murray McMurray Hatchery it’s hard to know where to begin. Our 2013 season has been going very well!  We feel so blessed to hear the positive feedback from our thousands of … Continue reading

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A Re-Cap of New Items at Murray McMurray Hatchery

The heat of Summer seems to finally be lifting its grasp here in Iowa but while things may be cooling down outside, it continues to heat up in our product offerings! New Red Ranger Broilers! Through special arrangements, we are … Continue reading

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My Girl Photo Contest Winners Announced

Congratulations to all our winners below and thank you to everyone who casts your votes/ratings!  These truly are some amazing photos to see!                                   … Continue reading

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Dark Feather Broilers – Limited Time Only

Dark Feathered Broilers for a limited time! Check them out: http://www.mcmurrayhatchery.com/red_ranger_broiler.html

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It’s County Fair Time!

Congratulations to Seth Terwelp who was highlighted at this year’s Illinois Adams County Fair. How is everyone else doing this year at the Fair? http://www.whig.com/story/19156348/payson-teen-shares-passion-for-raising-showing-poultry

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Rate our Finalists! – Ends Tomorrow!

Rate our 10 finalists to determine a winner – ends Tomorrow! http://www.mcmurrayhatchery.com/p/mygirl20121

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A bit of history…

Was handed a very cool piece of history this morning. From the Grinnell College Newsletter, Vol. 7, 1928, No.5, it reads “Murray McMurray, (class of 1910) of Webster city, recently shipped nine purebred Bourbon Red turkeys to Ozaki brothers poultry … Continue reading

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Winners of the 2012 Kidding Around with Chickens Photo Contest!

Congratulations to our winners of the 2012 Kidding Around with Chickens Photo Contest!  And thank you to everyone who submitted photos – thank you for sharing them! 1st Place         2nd place         3rd … Continue reading

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Kidding Around with Chickens 2012 Photo Contest Announced!

Let’s get these pictures started, yeah!  We are kicking off our 2012 photo contests with the kids – Kidding Around with Chickens!  We want to see your pictures of your kids and your chickens or other fowl. Photos should give viewers the initial … Continue reading

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Is Cedar a Suitable Chicken Coop Building Material

There has been a lot of discussion lately about cedar and chickens. We have searched to find chicken and cedar studies by universities or other authorities but have been unable to find any. For years our literature has recommended not … Continue reading

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