Putting Them Out.

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by dadof4, Mar 10, 2009.

  1. dadof4

    dadof4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What age do ya'll put out your meaties. Last year I started at three weeks. This year I think I'm starting at two. They just stink so darn bad.
     
  2. Brunty_Farms

    Brunty_Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    10-14 days... extreme weather conditions 21 days.
     
  3. jaku

    jaku Chillin' With My Peeps

    I go three weeks, when they're pretty well feathered out. You could always put them out early, but give them a heat lamp on an extension cord in the tractor- that's what I did last fall when it was butt-cold out.
     
  4. dadof4

    dadof4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I pull them in at night. The weather here is soo crazy. Today it was 80 the next day 50.
     
  5. quercus21

    quercus21 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    In the spring, after May 1st. The August group, with in 2 weeks of receiving them.
     

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