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  • How To Cull Your Small Poultry Flock

    1st Jul 2014

    How To Cull Your Small Poultry Flock

    The following is from the Mississippi State University Extension Service.Small Flock Management of Poultry - Culling HensCulling hens refers to the identification and removal of the non-laying…

    Published by Jim McLaughlin

  • To Shackle or Not To Shackle

    13th Feb 2014

    To Shackle or Not To Shackle

    One of my concerns that could lead to the demise of the pastured poultry business would come from the lack of cleanliness of the birds that we process on farm. One of the reasons that we produce our…

    Published by Jim McLaughlin

  • 2013 Pastured Poultry Feed Trial

    13th Feb 2014

    2013 Pastured Poultry Feed Trial

    Jeff Mattocks with the Fertrell Co passed this on to us last year. Now that 2014 planing time for pastured poultry is here for  we though we would re-publish it.The main purpose of these field tr…

    Published by Jim McLaughlin

  • 12th Feb 2014

    Looking Up!

    Winter is a great time of year. Now I know our friends in the south are not agreeing with me after this past week's horrible conditions they experienced. For those of us north of the Mason Dixon…

    Published by Jim McLaughlin

  • Not Sure Where To Start

    12th Feb 2014

    Not Sure Where To Start

    There are just a few basic steps you need to take to set up your poultry processing plant. The size equipment you choose has to do with the volume of poultry you want to process in an hour, day, wee…

    Published by Jim McLaughlin