Rooster age?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by rigagirl, May 3, 2009.

  1. rigagirl

    rigagirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I seen on here some where when the best time of age to butcher a rooster, any know?
     
  2. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2009
    Dillingham, Alaska
    i usually do them in at 6-8 weeks.
     
  3. rigagirl

    rigagirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh, that young? i thought maybe a bit older.
     
  4. bradandcas

    bradandcas Out Of The Brooder

    Quote:Sounds like it would be about the size of pidgeon if it was free range bird? lol
     
    Last edited: May 3, 2009
  5. danielbrown

    danielbrown Chillin' With My Peeps

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    cornish rocks 6-8wks
    duel purpose birds 16-20wks
     
  6. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2009
    Dillingham, Alaska
    Quote:lol yeah, i meant cornish rocks [​IMG] i should have clarified.

    i agree with this post.
     

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