Best meat cross with RIR Rooster

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by skookumchuck, Jan 2, 2013.

  1. skookumchuck

    skookumchuck Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 11, 2012
    Jefferson City, MO
    I have my RIR rooster reggie that is a well behaved rooster and I want to get some more hens that will give me a good meat bird, I was thinking about barred rocks or Columbian Rocks what would be a good cross for meat? I am aming for a good 4-5 lb dressed rooster at about 13-14 weeks. I was thinking of pure cornish hens or somthing simular what do you suggest? thanks

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