If you are looking to start a small business producing eggs or meat, and seek a quick turnaround time, quail are a good choice. The Coturnix Quail matures in about 6 weeks and should begin laying eggs at 8 weeks of age. The Chocolate variety is seen here.
Raising Quail for Eggs: The Perfect Solution for Urban Homesteaders
Not sure whether you should keep quail on your farm? Quail are perfect for every farm, and particularly for small, urban homesteads. In this video, you'll learn how to house quail, their basic require (Chicken Backyard Photography)