138 Freedom Ranger Broilers arrived today

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by Bil, May 28, 2010.

  1. Bil

    Bil Songster

    531
    1
    151
    May 8, 2008
    Cottage Grove, OR
    Just got a call from my wife our 138 Freedom Rangers arrived today. We are keeping 75 and a friend is getting 60. We have raised CornishX before, so looking forward to seeing the difference in these.

    The first thing my wife noticed is these chicks have a TON more energy than our CornishX chicks ever did. They are in the brooder now and the 60 have been delivered to our friend. I'll try and add pictures tonight and as they grow.

    Just too excited to not share. [​IMG]

    Bil
     
  2. petrelline

    petrelline Songster

    235
    2
    114
    Feb 13, 2009
    Los Gatos, CA
    Yay! I'm about a week ahead of you on the Freedom Rangers. They grow fast and they have TONS of energy. There's a topic around here somewhere called "Ranger Grow-Out Journals" where we're keeping track of weights.
     
  3. Palmer5

    Palmer5 Hatching

    8
    0
    7
    Aug 17, 2009
    Southwestern PA
    I am 2 weeks ahead of you. It is crazy how fast they grow!
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by