Backyard meat rabbits are nothing new. During both world wars the raising of backyard meat rabbits was encouraged (as were hens); as well as the Great Depression. Over the decades the rabbit became more of a pet than a common livestock but recently that has begun to change.
I’ve written about raising meat rabbits in other articles and I’ll share those at the end of this one.
10 Reasons You Need to Raise Backyard Meat Rabbits