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nw ohio processors???

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I am looking for a processor in northwest Ohio. I have 37 broilers that will be ready in 4 weeks. the state processor i use has raised his price to over $4 a bird. Does anybody know anyone???

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My guy is near xxxx, OH - about an hour drive for you.  He charges $2 a bird.  However you want them, whole or cut up.  You bring bags, coolers, ice, etc. and he butchers them while you wait.  It's a pretty backwoods operation - nothing very professional about it.  I don't know him enough to know if he's open to doing business with "strangers" - my brother's father-in-law knew him so that was my in...


Edited by sonofabish1 - 3/25/16 at 5:30am
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Thanks for the info but I would prefer a state inspected processor.
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In that case $4 a bird sounds cheap.  Down my way (towards central OH) they run about $5 a bird.  I will note that during fair season he travels to all the county fairs and does chickens there.  Maybe he is inspected??  Not sure, doesn't really bother me...


Edited by sonofabish1 - 3/25/16 at 5:31am
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