Smallholders Insurance from Greenlands

Author Topic: slaughter and processing chickens for sale on farm  (Read 1969 times)

sarahdean_66

  • Joined May 2012
  • Yelling Cambridgeshire
slaughter and processing chickens for sale on farm
« on: September 26, 2014, 09:38:40 pm »
I can find info which says I can slaughter home grown poultry on site but dislocation or decapitation and sell it in small numbers but not if I can pluck and gut is first as well. Can anyone shed any more light on this please? Thanks

benkt

  • Joined Apr 2010
  • Cambridgeshire
    • Hempsals Community Farm
Re: slaughter and processing chickens for sale on farm
« Reply #1 on: September 26, 2014, 11:05:58 pm »
Not a bad overview - you mat be able to ignore the organic details and the larger scale regulations. Small scale regulations are <10,000 birds which should cover most of us!
http://www.organicfarmers.org.uk/download/technical-leaflets/processors/TL%20210%20Poultry%20Slaughter.pdf

MKay

  • Joined Jan 2013
Re: slaughter and processing chickens for sale on farm
« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2014, 07:20:45 pm »
Check out the Meat Industry Guide on the FSA website. It covers any business that kills or packs meat

 

Processing chickens

Started by Melias farm (12.78)

Replies: 3
Views: 1041
Last post April 07, 2022, 01:42:23 pm
by catriona
Using gas to knockout chickens before slaughter ?

Started by chrismm662 (10.28)

Replies: 8
Views: 3401
Last post January 04, 2012, 05:53:47 pm
by deepinthewoods
Chickens for sale in Lincs

Started by wife@escapedtothecountry (8.5)

Replies: 4
Views: 3674
Last post April 08, 2012, 09:35:26 am
by Padge
Chickens,feeders and drinkers for sale

Started by QWOLF (8.4)

Replies: 2
Views: 1763
Last post November 04, 2010, 06:15:49 pm
by QWOLF
Free Range Sussex Chickens for sale

Started by Happyhens (8.31)

Replies: 0
Views: 5312
Last post January 25, 2008, 03:25:15 pm
by Happyhens

Forum sponsors

FibreHut Energy Helpline Thomson & Morgan Time for Paws Scottish Smallholder & Grower Festival Ark Farm Livestock Movement Service

© The Accidental Smallholder Ltd 2003-2023. All rights reserved.

Design by Furness Internet

Site developed by Champion IS