Butchering age for EE roos?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by Peaches Lee, May 24, 2011.

  1. Peaches Lee

    Peaches Lee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, I need to move some roos. [​IMG] It's too bad, they are nice (right now) but anyway. What age is good to butcher EEs roos for meat?
     
  2. KatyTheChickenLady

    KatyTheChickenLady Bird of A Different Feather

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    when they crow
     
  3. onthespot

    onthespot Deluxe Dozens

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    I butcher mine any size from quail size on up to full grown, depending on if I need one for dinner, or need more space in the run, or don't want to waste the feed, or they grew out and were not up to snuff.
     
  4. Peaches Lee

    Peaches Lee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    OK, thanks!
     

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