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Anyone know of someone to process on Long Island?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by zrachie, Aug 27, 2010.

  1. zrachie

    zrachie In the Brooder

    Feb 24, 2010
    Long Island
    Hi All,

    Just wondering if anyone knew of someone who processes chickens on Long Island. Not sure I am up to doing it myself [​IMG]

  2. sunnychooks

    sunnychooks Songster

    Jul 21, 2007
    I don't know how far out on the island you are, but if you are on the eastern area there is a USDA processor in Paterson, NJ. A USDA inspector needs to come and test your flock for avian flu and you have 8 or 10 days to have them processed. If you are too far, you might try calling the nearest USDA office in NY.
    Good Luck!

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