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Originally Posted by wattsjadajoe View Post


I too have switched to the long flat feeder.. the screw type round one allowed lots to go on the floor.....But they do like to scrape around to get it.  I also found that tossing some meal worms on the floor will cause the chicks to spend more time looking for food that would be wasted!

 

Joe

 


I agree Joe,  we are switching to the long flat feeder, they seem to knock over the round ones with the mason jar attached.    Oh do they love meal worms!   I am surprised how much 4 week old chicks eat and drink.  ALOT!!! 

 

4 Barred Rocks, 4 Light Brahmas, 5 RIR,, 1 WL, 1 Black Australorp, 1 SLW, and 3 bantams          Other creatures... 1 LeCheval Canadian Filly,  2 Chincoteague Ponies, 1 Hanoverian Gelding, 4 dogs, 3 cats,  Two kids, and one wonderful husband! 

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4 Barred Rocks, 4 Light Brahmas, 5 RIR,, 1 WL, 1 Black Australorp, 1 SLW, and 3 bantams          Other creatures... 1 LeCheval Canadian Filly,  2 Chincoteague Ponies, 1 Hanoverian Gelding, 4 dogs, 3 cats,  Two kids, and one wonderful husband! 

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