Welcome to our new website!

The Coop with Meyer Hatchery is a place where we talk all things poultry, in hopes of inspiring crazy chicken keepers and educating future flock owners. Together we'll take a more in-depth look at poultry-related care and the questions we commonly hear. The Coop also offers a new view on behind-the-scenes with Meyer Hatchery and features minisode interviews with industry leaders.

About the Hosts

Jeff Profile Photo


Podcast Host

Jeff has been with Meyer Hatchery for nearly 10 years, but his poultry experience spans multiple decades. Keeping and showing all sorts of birds was a family affair for Jeff, wife, and his 5 kids, as they traveled around to midwest poultry events. His many years of experience have earned Jeff the status of semi-retired as he now enjoys traveling, ocean activities, and visiting his family.

Amanda Profile Photo


Podcast Host

Amanda was born and raised in southern California but now calls Ohio her home. As a homesteading mother of three, she keeps busy with various homestead and 4-H projects. With over 20 years of hands-on poultry experience, she can use her knowledge to assist others in diving into the poultry world. Amanda was hired on as a remote customer service representative almost five years ago, assisting customers via the customer chat option on the website and answering emails. Meyer Hatchery has allowed her to grow professionally and utilize her talents. Amanda now fills the role of Remote Customer Service Team Lead and helps support, train, and equip the customer service team with the tools and knowledge they need to provide each customer the customer service experience they deserve. Amanda is not camera shy and loves helping create video content across all of our platforms, and was the first in the industry to do “Coop Tours”.