Guide to Raising Poultry

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This classic resource is the only book you need to naturally and humanely raise a wide range of poultry, from chickens and turkeys to waterfowl and game birds — even uncommon species, such as pigeons, emus, doves, ostriches, peafowl, and swans. Whether you're running a farm or raising a few birds in the backyard, Glenn Drowns tells you everything you need to know about breed selection, housing, space requirements, behavior, breeding, birthing, feeding, health care, and the business of processing meat and eggs. This revised edition includes new and updated information on health and disease, raising birds on pasture, growing your own feed, housing, breeding, slaughtering, and marketing.

Author: Glenn Drowns. Soft cover, 464 pages., With many illustrations. 2013.
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My husband has been wanting a book to help him with questions I keep asking him. He loved it. It arrived soo fast. Thank you so much
Beth Hanebrink