Best Meat Producing Chicken Breeds


Grill it, fry it, throw it in the oven! Over a dozen ways to prepare it and hundreds of recipes later, the chicken finally ends up on your plate, but if you’re here you’re probably starting at the first step of the process: actually raising the chicken. Fret not, because we’ll discuss the basics of raising poultry for meat and the best breeds you can choose.   The Basics   You may have heard of the term broiler before. Within the poultry industry, a broiler is any chicken that’s raised for meat, and they’re processed at about six to eight