Interested in raising chickens or other poultry species for meat? It’s a different game than raising laying hens. Listen in as Nutrena poultry expert Twain Lockhart shares valuable advice on getting started in the meatbird world.
- Cornish Crosses are the best bird to raise for meat
- Separate them from other breeds
- Restrict their diet to feed 12 hours on, 12 hours off
- Feed a specialized meat bird diet that is higher in protein