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Cackle Hatchery® In the News

From The Tailgate – Season 3 – Episode 14 – Cackle Hatchery

Cackle Hatchery talks post office impact

Rural Missouri Magazine – Story regarding Cackle Hatchery® in May 2008 Issue

New York Times –  Article regarding “Keeping Their Eggs in the Backyard Nests” – Aug 8, 2009

Larry the Cable Guy Visits Cackle Hatchery®  2012

Ozarks Live Weather Report from Cackle Hatchery March 2013

Cackle Hatchery® sponsors the 2013 Alabama Chicken and Egg Festival

Vandalism at Cackle Hatchery® 2015

    List of Memberships

  • Member of the Lebanon Missouri Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of the State of Missouri Chamber of Commerce Since 2009
  • Member of the National Poultry Improvement Plan (NPIP)
  • Nancy Smith (Cackle Hatchery® ) President of Missouri Poultry Industries Association, Inc. Emphasis: Hatcheries
  • Member of the American Poultry Association (APA)
  • Member of the American Bantam Association (ABA)
  • Member of Bird Shippers of America
  • Member of Heritage Poultry Breeders Association of America
  • Member of the National Federation Independent Business (NFIB)
  • Offering E-Commerce since “1999”
  • Hatching and Shipping since “1936”
  • Family owned and operated for three generations by the Smith Family
  • Member of the Society for Preservation of Poultry Antiquities
  • Member of The American Livestock Breeds Conservancy
  • Member of the Missouri State Poultry Club
  • Proud Sponsors of the Missouri State Fair (Poultry Trophies)
  • Proud Sponsors of the APA-ABA Youth Poultry Club
  • Better Business Bureau Accredited Business

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