poultryman


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poultryman

(ˈpəʊltrɪmən) or

poulterer

n, pl -trymen or -terers
1. (Agriculture) Also called: chicken farmer a person who rears domestic fowls, esp chickens, for their eggs or meat
2. (Agriculture) a dealer in poultry, esp one who sells the dressed carcasses
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Noun1.poultryman - a dealer in poultry and poultry products
merchandiser, merchant - a businessperson engaged in retail trade
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First UC Extension specialist, a poultryman, hired with goal to double egg production from 80 eggs per hen per year average
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When a poultryman can say he's never lost a bird to the environment--and he lives where the average winter temperature is minus 4[degrees]F and the snowfall is five feet-you know he's doing something right with his poultry flock.
15) He had attended Connecticut Agricultural College in Mansfield, studying to be a poultryman, (16) but within a few years he and his sister Margaret (17) had moved to California where he ended up working in the Coalinga oil field as a superintendent for the Independent Oil Production Agency.
He began his career in publishing representing Western Producer, La Terre de Chez Nous, Ontario Milk Producer, Farm and Power Equipment, Western Ontario Farmer and Canada Poultryman from 1969 to 1971.