A Pocket Guide to Care and Handling of Game Birds from Field to Table

(FN537, Reviewed Nov. 2017)
Game birds offer a challenge to hunters and the reward of a delicious meal at the table if they are handled properly at each step. Game birds have various distinctive flavors and are excellent sources of protein, similar in these respects to domestic birds. The fat and calorie contents vary according to the age and species of the birds.
Lead Author
Lead Author:
Julie Garden-Robinson, Ph.D., R.D., L.R.D., Food and Nutrition Specialist, NDSU Extension Service
Other Authors

Martin Marchello, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Department of Animal Sciences, NDSU

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