The Home Broiler Flock
- Date of Publication
- January 25, 2022
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Many families are interested in producing their own broiler chickens for home consumption. This publication discusses purchasing chicks, preparing and operating the brooder, feeding chicks, maintaining proper lighting and ventilation, and ensuring broiler health. (4 pages.)
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