Chicken for the Million
Breeding, Invention, Steam-power, Animal Husbandry, Animal Development
Responds to Mr Cantelo's claim in the Morning Post that he can produce an average of seventy-five chickens from one hundred eggs. Thinks Cantelo's scheme to 'produce poultry for the million' is too costly a public operation but a worthwhile 'private speculation'.
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