Humane and Healthy Poultry Production
A Manual for Organic GrowersPaperback - 2011
Part of the NOFA guides. Includes information on:Organic poultry basics Establishing the facilities (housing and equipment, choosing and using litter, outdoor access, brooding, grazing and pasturing) Purchasing and brooding chicks Organic feed and supplements Poultry health care in the organic system Management challenges (production and culling, spotted shells, yolk color) Slaughter and Processing Marketing Production expectations and economic viability
Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Chelsea Green Pub., 2011.
Characteristics: 117 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.