Welsummer harvest age

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by du808, Feb 19, 2012.

  1. du808

    du808 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi Everyone,

    Was wondering if anyone can please advise of the best age to harvest a few Welsummers?

    Thanks
     
  2. mstricer

    mstricer Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC!!!!!!! They are slow growers and I would say 24 weeks, even then they won't be that big. I do my Marans at that age. They don't compare to a CX or FR.
     
  3. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    x\2 but the flavor is awesome!
     

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