Pounds of food per bird overall

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by MOChickenz, Oct 10, 2010.

  1. MOChickenz

    MOChickenz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If I do Cornish crosses, how many pounds of food per bird should I plan on?
     
  2. burntmuch

    burntmuch Out Of The Brooder

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    Id guess maybe 15 lbs
     
    Last edited: Oct 10, 2010
  3. Neil Grassbaugh

    Neil Grassbaugh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Carefully built commercial rations and rearing techniques will get you an aberage 5.25 lb bird in 42 days wwith a feed conversion ratio of 1.85 lbs of feed to each pound of live weight.
     
  4. MOChickenz

    MOChickenz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks!
     
  5. jaku

    jaku Chillin' With My Peeps

    500 pounds for every 25 birds.
     

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