Homemade Broiler Feed Recipes

I’m no chicken feed expert, but I thought I’d share the feed recipes we used for the two batches of meat chickens we’ve raised so¬† far at Whistle Pig Hollow (Cornish Cross in 2014 and Freedom Rangers in 2013). Cornish Cross Ration We wanted a soy-free whole grain mix. We needed the grains whole because […]

Electric Poultry Netting for Pastured Broiler Chickens

We’ve now raised two batches of meat chickens. Our first batch, 50 Freedom Rangers, were housed in a moveable chicken tractor (basically a mobile pen that the chickens stay in full time) that we moved every day to a new patch of grass. Our second batch, 50 Cornish Cross, free ranged within the confines of […]