Harvest yesterday

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by noahsark, Aug 14, 2010.

  1. noahsark

    noahsark In the Brooder

    Aug 8, 2010
    Klamath Falls, Oregon
    My friends came and took the remaining 10 chickens yesterday.This time she measured the temp of her scalding water..145 she said..She said it was the difference between night and day from the first batch..the feathers came of so easy and all the pin feathers came out, and no ripping of the skin! I will be curious to see if the skin is less rubbery then last... Also we will be resting them for 3 days in a big bag in the fridge..
    freedom rangers all doing well on their 2nd day here..no pasty butts!
    Last edited: Aug 14, 2010
  2. eKo_birdies

    eKo_birdies Songster

    May 11, 2010
    Northern Colorado
    practice makes perfect! [​IMG]

    processing is definitely one of those things that seems to go exponentially smoother with each experience. i can't wait for you to try one of these newly processed birds! i'm hoping the difference is night and day there, as well!
  3. KatyTheChickenLady

    KatyTheChickenLady Bird of A Different Feather

    Dec 20, 2008
    Boise, Idaho
    Way to go! Hey I was just in Klamath Falls two weeks ago!

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