butchering pekin Q

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by pullonyourboots, Aug 5, 2013.

  1. pullonyourboots

    pullonyourboots Out Of The Brooder

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    OK so i know the rule of thumb is you do it between 6 and 10 weeks and if you miss the 10 weeks you wait another 10 weeks? is that right? and thats just to avoid pin feathers correct? please correct me if im wrong!!! also are the pin feather just a pain in the you know what? ours just turned 6 weeks today so were trying to plan one for now and ones for thanksgiving.
     
  2. duckcrazy

    duckcrazy Out Of The Brooder

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    What type of ducks are you butchering..just curious.
     
  3. duckcrazy

    duckcrazy Out Of The Brooder

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    Dummy me, you said Pekins.
     
  4. HollyDuckFarmer

    HollyDuckFarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You should head on over to Meat Birds and read/ask there.
     

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