Yep! I think we're going to do it!

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by sepaditty1, Jan 6, 2014.

  1. sepaditty1

    sepaditty1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 29, 2008
    South Carolina
    A friend and I both have chickens for eggs. All year long we've been talking about whether or not we should get some meaties. It looks like we are! I figure for the first time, we'll probably get about 20 & share the cost of feeding. Then we'll learn how to process them together.

    Most everything I read is Cornish X. Is that the best kind for a beginner?

    Any suggestions/advice would be greatly appreciated.
  2. DavidKerk

    DavidKerk Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 9, 2013
    I think they will be the easiest for a beginner. They are the cheapest to raise and need only a small amount of time before they are ready to be slaughtered. I hope it goes well for you!!!
  3. acsteele

    acsteele Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 12, 2013
    South Central Kansas
    We're getting our toes wet with 15 red rangers in March

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