meat birds

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Quail37, May 17, 2011.

  1. Quail37

    Quail37 Out Of The Brooder

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    when raising birds lik coturnix for meat is it neccesary to still have 1sq.ft per bird. i know the breeders do need it but what about the eaters...can they have .5??? jus wonderin.. thanks.. mitch
     
  2. Dirk Chesterfield

    Dirk Chesterfield Chillin' With My Peeps

    It's not necessary to give 1 sq ft each but happy healthy quail will generally grow faster and your losses from pecking, etc will be reduced by providing more living space. Just my opinion.
     
  3. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:VERY TRUE. ALSO IT DEPENDS GREATLY ON THE INDIVIDUAL BIRDS THEMSELVES...
     
  4. Quail37

    Quail37 Out Of The Brooder

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    thank yall. i pretty much thought the same thing. have a great day
     

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