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Breeding questions

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by UBkevy, Jun 29, 2011.

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  1. UBkevy

    UBkevy Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 5, 2009
    I am interested in trying to breed a strain of chicken for my environment and my needs. Does anyone have any good websites with information or suggestions for me. I plan to spend a rather long time planning this out and at the earliest I would start next spring. My goal is an above average large egg layer, with quality meat 7lbs or so, a faster maturing rate, heat and cold tolerance as well as moisture with occasional broodiness and even temperament. A cool egg color would be nice as well haha.
  2. Mrs. Mucket

    Mrs. Mucket Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    Pacific Northwest
    Last edited: Jun 30, 2011
  3. Lazy J Farms Feed & Hay

    Lazy J Farms Feed & Hay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sounds like you are trying to produce the prefect chicken.

    The search function on BYC will be your best friend I believe.
  4. Bossroo

    Bossroo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 15, 2008
    How much MONEY, facilities, and time do you have to spend on this venture to develop a perfect chicken ? [​IMG]
  5. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
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