All About Meat Chickens
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Raising meat birds can seem daunting, especially when faced with which breed is right for you. Listen to our podcast to find a breakdown of meat chicken breeds along with our interview with Adam Danforth, author of Butchering Chickens!
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Record and Expense Tracker for Raising Meat Birds This Season!
Download our FREE Meat Bird Tracker! This printable document is perfect for hanging on the refrigerator, posting in the mudroom, or keeping on a clipboard in the coop.
Record the weekly weights of birds, along with their feed consumption. You can also note if any losses occur.
Note the initial cost of your chicks, cost of feed and how many bags of feed in total are consumed.
When you’re ready to process, record their final dressed weight, tally up your expenses and determine what your average price per pound is!
Print a new sheet each season to record your meat bird raising and track expenses!