4h poultry project

Discussion in 'Chickenstocks, Shows, Meet-Ups' started by Haihai, Jun 19, 2017.

  1. Haihai

    Haihai Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 15, 2017
    My Holstein ages 9 and 12, are ding the first broiler project our family has done. We received our chicks about a week ago, they are currently gaining 6oz a week, some more than that. Since this is our first project ( we only have show chickens and layers at home currently) I was wondering a few things, how fats do these birds grow? They have to be between 5-9lbs by fair the first week in August. Man do they poop lol we clean the brooder twice a day, but I was wondering how to get people to the auction to bid on them!? How much they usually go for ( we are in Michigan) and how the auction process works? And I hope I am posting this in the right place lol
  2. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Chicken Obsessed

    Mar 26, 2011
    Upper Peninsula Michigan

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