Unfortunately, I recently lost a hen to Mereks disease, ( I had her Autopsied) and I've read that probiotics can help keep my other hens immunity up. I purchased some Probios powder and I'd like to add it to their feed, Has anyone used Probios and know the ratio? I can't add it to their water, as I use automatic watering cups. Thanks so much!
Mereks and Probiotics.
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It would be very difficult to mix in their feed and not have it wind up in the bottom of their feeder uneaten. I would really recommend making fermented feed for them (also highly beneficial) and mixing the powder in to that!
Here is an excellent article to help you with fermented feed. I know it sounds weird, but believe me, chickens go NUTS for it!