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A day with chickens

Elizabeth Wallin

A day with chickens

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Published by Storey Pub. in [North Adams, Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Chickens,
  • Farms

  • About the Edition

    Young readers learn about the lives of chickens on a farm.

    Edition Notes

    On board pages.

    StatementBetsy Wallin
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27137708M
    OCLC/WorldCa760301680

    Day Baby chicks start hatching Chicks will typically hatch at day If the fertilized eggs were cooled prior to incubation, the process might take a little longer. If you are at day 21 with no hatch, give the eggs a few more days. When the big day comes, let . Chickens’ First Day on the Farm. Broiler chickens – chickens raised for meat – are hatched at a “hatchery,” and within hours they’ll arrive at the farm where they’ll be raised until they’re ready to leave the farm and go to market. The average broiler chicken spends about seven weeks on the farm.


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