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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by stellyray, Jan 25, 2014.

  1. stellyray

    stellyray New Egg

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    I am just starting a peotry business. Pls shd I go forr brroiler or layer for start? Need you advice
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hi there, [​IMG] and welcome to BYC!

    That depends on what you want to keep them for. Broilers are meat birds and are not kept as pets or for their eggs. They grow fast and you butcher them up in a couple of months. Where as layers you keep for eggs and meat, but they can live for years and lay eggs for you and at the end of their lives you can butcher them up for the diner table as well.

    Good luck in all your poultry adventures and enjoy BYC!
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  4. danceinchicken

    danceinchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey !!! welcome....you're in good hands. I my self went with wyandottes because of their duel qualities.
     
  5. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright [​IMG] great to have you here with us [​IMG]
     
  6. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  7. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  8. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] We're glad to have you. If you're starting a business, I would go with broilers. Making money with laying hens is often harder than making money with broilers.
     
  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC - good luck in establishing your business.
     

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