There are several ways chicken farmers can earn or make money in the poultry industry, but meat and egg production are the most profitable niches in the poultry business. There is a high demand for chicken protein globally.

There are four main kinds of large chicken farms: broiler farms that raise chickens for meat, pullet farms that raise chickens to be sent to layer farms or breeder farms, layer farms that produce eggs, and breeder farms that produce chickens for broiler farms. Jul 16, 2021

Poultry production is considered one of the most profitable sectors of the American economy. Even with the tremendous increase in poultry products and the resulting increase in poultry farms, there still is plenty of room for business.