2009-2010 broiler production systems in Georgia costs and returns analysis
Cunningham, Dan L.
Fairchild, Brian D.
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While poultry contracts offer benefits to growers such as reduced market risk, reduced production responsibilities, lower operating capital and relatively predictable incomes, they do not guarantee success or eliminate all risks. Because poultry operations, especially poultry houses, represent substantial long-term investments (30 years or more), individuals need to understand the long-term business potential of these commitments before building.