People also ask
How do I choose the right breed of chicken to breed?
The breeder should be able to recommend a breed based on your coop size and farm set up. You should also ask the breeder if the chickens are high-laying and how long they will take to lay eggs or reach maturity for meat.
How do I become a breeder?
Though an educational degree is not required to become a breeder, a thorough understanding of the animal you are going to breed is essential. Use a search engine to look up the care required to breed a particular animal, such as bulldogs or a certain type of horse. Take notes on what type of animal seems to fit your lifestyle best.
What should I do if one chicken breed is selling well?
Note if one product from one chicken breed is selling more than the same product from a different chicken breed. Consider adjusting your chicken selection so you have more chickens who produce eggs and meat that sell well.
How do I start a poultry farm?
Choose the type of poultry you wish to farm. There are many different species to choose from including chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, and guinea fowl. Many farms begin with 1 species, and expand to include multiple species as the business progresses.