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Just Wingin it Gamebirds is a small family hatchery that specializes in shipping quail and other species of game birds in small quantities. We are a developing business that is constantly adding new breeds of birds to bring a new variety to your backyard! Not only do we care about our customers but we want our customers to succeed in production and efficiency and maximize the abilities of the bird that they purchase. We are always open to customer feedback and recommendations on what new chicks we should add to our collection. Thank you for visiting our page!




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About Our Farm

Kristin Merriman and John Mell founded Just Wingin it Gamebirds LLC in 2018 to make their dream of farming full time a reality. Located in  Lodi, Wisconsin, on a small dairy farm. It began with a trailer and a dream. John grew up in DeForest, Wisconsin, on a 200-head dairy farm. He has a Bachelor's in Dairy Science from UW-Platteville. He enjoys working outside and making hay. Kristin has over 10 years of experience in the poultry and gamebird industry and specializes in poultry consultation including problem solving in areas of production, disease, and business management. She graduated from UW Madison with a degree in Poultry Science in 2012 and has worked for a variety of poultry companies including Organic Valley, MacFarlane Pheasants, and Big Gain/Furst McNess Company. With the purchase of our birds, we provide free consultation over the phone. We can provide farm visits in the Midwest area for customers who would like a more in depth review (please contact us for a quote). In their free time, Kristin and Johnenjoy camping with their horses.John and Kristin thank you for your support in their local small business.

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