Seeking advice on mixing male meat chicks & female egg chicks
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I'm getting my first broiler chicks at the end of the month and at first considered putting them in the coop/run with my laying pullets when they're about two-three weeks old so I don't have to build a separate coop/run for them. But then I read you shouldn't mix the two types because the broilers will eat all the food before the layers can get to it. I'm getting Cornish X's so maybe the Red Rangers won't be as bad, but I decided to go ahead with the plan to build the separate coop and run.