How long is the meat fresh?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by chickensducks&agoose, Oct 4, 2010.

  1. chickensducks&agoose

    chickensducks&agoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    My birds are being processed on Wednesday, We're having a party on Sunday. will the meat be okay in the fridge that long? or do I have to freeze it on Friday and start thawing on saturday? I'm seeing that it's fresh for 1-2 days.... that sounds annoyingly short to me.
  2. eKo_birdies

    eKo_birdies Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 11, 2010
    Northern Colorado
    lol you are MOOOOOOORE than fine. seriously.
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

    Jun 18, 2010
    Southern Oregon
    Look around the processing threads, most advise letting your birds "rest" in the fridge about three days to age. Your birds would be ready to eat or freeze on Sunday.

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