can i raise meet birds in a chicken tractor (england)?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by shoechickens, Oct 13, 2014.

  1. shoechickens

    shoechickens Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm thinking to raise 15 meat birds at a time for the family, using a chicken tractor.I live in England will be wanting to raise them in a chicken tractor.is this possible? Do they need more warmth? thanks
    Jeff
     
  2. osbmail

    osbmail Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I do but not over winter. I raise 40 in a 8x8 pen . Move 2 time a day .
     
  3. shoechickens

    shoechickens Out Of The Brooder

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    ok! thanks for the reply:) when do you recommend getting them? thanks.
     
  4. osbmail

    osbmail Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I started in March but just depends on weather .you probably want temps in the 60 before they go outside .
     
  5. shoechickens

    shoechickens Out Of The Brooder

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    ok thanks, I will get them on my birthday.[​IMG]
     

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