how old?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by JesusSavedMe, Feb 7, 2009.

  1. JesusSavedMe

    JesusSavedMe Out Of The Brooder

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    How old do chickens need to be to butcher?
     
  2. DTchickens

    DTchickens Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:9 weeks i believe on broilers
     
  3. bigredfeather

    bigredfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What type of chickens?
     
  4. JesusSavedMe

    JesusSavedMe Out Of The Brooder

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    turkens
     
  5. Rooster Ray

    Rooster Ray Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think I would wait 12 weeks for Turkens but thats just me they seem to grow a little slower than broilers.
     

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