game fowl


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game fowl

n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) any of several breeds of domestic fowl reared for cockfighting
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Noun1.game fowl - any of several breeds reared for cockfighting
domestic fowl, fowl, poultry - a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
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The caretaker of a game fowl farm in Lucban town in Quezon province stole 70 fighting cocks worth P800,000 a game fowl farm on Wednesday, police reported.
In all seriousness, as someone who raises pigs and poultry for eggs, I now have to say I must be in the wrong business considering the selling prices and profit margins professional game fowl breeders can make, compared to selling pigs and poultry chickens at farm gate prices.
Pilmico is witnessing major growth in sales volume due to augmented demand from other market segments such as poultry and game fowl and the company now has additional capacity from the two new feedmill expansions and thus, is expected to meet this increasing market demand suitably.
A member of the La Filipina Uy Gongco Group of Companies, the firm produces and markets feeds for hogs, broilers, layers, pigeons, fish, and game fowl.
If offers a wide range of meat products, game fowl and poultry.
Historically, Nankin hens were used to brood the eggs of chickens and game fowl such as partridge and quail.
The first one, which was polluted by the introduction of a brace of over-ripe game fowl and what witnesses swore was a skinned fox, was buried in quicklime in a nearby wood.
Herman LaGrange has a yard full of game fowl and a flag on his carport with the image of a rooster that appears to fade away as it flaps in the wind.
I was given my first set of Game Fowl in 1964, when I first became an MFH.
Especially popular are dark inari (a pouch of fried bean curd stuffed with vinegared rice) priced at 680 yen, and broiled game fowl raised in the central Shinshu area on rice selling for 850 yen.
In the Mojave area, the disease was discovered in a flock of game fowl after a man reported several sick fowl to an exotic Newcastle disease task force.
But poultry breeders and an out-of-state expert said the bill was poorly drafted and would treat as criminals people who are raising game fowl for legitimate purposes, such as meat or feather production.