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How do I tell if a chicken is good type???

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Anyone know 

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General good dual purpose type or body type for particular breed's standard of perfection?

 

For standards of perfection old copies of American Standards of perfection can be found online:

 

https://archive.org/details/americanstandard00ameriala

 

Here is a good article for body type selection in general. It's based on the Conservancy project done on the Buckeye but hold true for all dual purpose birds.

 

http://www.livestockconservancy.org/images/uploads/docs/ALBCchicken_assessment-1.pdf


Edited by Egghead_Jr - 4/12/16 at 11:26am

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thanks

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