A. B. C. of Poultry Raising

A. B. C. of Poultry Raising

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By (author) J.H. Florea

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  • Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
  • Format: Paperback | 176 pages
  • Dimensions: 135mm x 208mm x 10mm | 181g
  • Publication date: 1 June 1977
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0486232018
  • ISBN 13: 9780486232010
  • Edition: 2, Revised
  • Edition statement: 2nd Revised edition
  • Sales rank: 166,111

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Do you know that an average flock of 15 hens and 50 baby chicks will produce over 150 pounds of meat and over 3,500 eggs in a year? Chickens provide more profit -- in food and dollars -- for the work and investment required than any other animal. But they also require a sound knowledge of how to raise them properly, and this book is probably the finest guide available for successfully raising a small flock of chickens. For the person who wants to raise chickens in the backyard, garage or basement, and for the established farmer who needs help in making his poultry raising profitable, this book explains what to do and how to do it.

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Table of contents

1 INTRODUCTION 2 HOW TO GET STARTED 3 EQUIPMENT NEEDED 4 BROODING AND REARING CHICKS 5 MANAGING THE LAYING FLOCK 6 CONTROLLING DISEASES AND PARASITES 7 BREEDING FOR IMPROVEMENT 8 PREPERATION OF POULTRY AND EGGS FOR USE 9 HOW TO EXPAND 10 THE HOBBY SIDE OF THE POULTRY INDUSTRY   INDEX