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things to watch for when processing?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by syble, May 14, 2011.

  1. syble

    syble Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i tried a search, and looked at the sticky on top but couldn't find what i was after. I have turkeys to process and eventually chickens too. I used to do this with my uncle, he knew what to look for, but never taught me and he passed on a few years ago...

    Of course we would never butcher an unhealthy looking bird, but is there a website with photos of things to watch for or anything like that?

    The actual killing/cleaning and trimming i'm good with. I just want to make sure i'm putting healthy birds in the freezer.

    Thanks
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  2. chickened

    chickened Overrun With Chickens

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    Contact the USDA they are the meat inspectors.
     
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    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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