How to Raise Meat Chickens: Part 1Those of us who are more natural minded-opt for what’s called ‘heirloom chickens’, also known as ‘chickens who take longer to mature’. We purchase freedom ranger chickens because they won’t mature until 12 weeks. They also come from GMO-free parents. 1 meat chicken will eat 15lbs of food in their lifetime
I love that it's elevated... I'll probably put any future coop on skids, since many cities put more restrictions on larger buildings that are viewed as having some permanence - the skids are often a loophole to such regulations, since the building can be moved and doesn't have that permanence.