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16 week old Brahma's feed

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bg62, Oct 1, 2014.

  1. bg62

    bg62 Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 5, 2014
    Hi, I have a flock of 16 week old Brahmas, I still have them on chick starter, when should I change their food to layer mix? or should I have done that already.


  2. TaraBellaBirds

    TaraBellaBirds Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 13, 2013
    SW Kansas
    You could change them anytime, but I would finish off what they have. Brahmas take their time when it comes to maturing! You probably have several more weeks until they lay and as late as it is they may wait until Spring.
  3. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 12, 2013
    Boulder, Colorado
    Finish the bag. You can either leave them on the starter or move to a grower. You probably will not see eggs until 26-28 weeks with Brahmas. You should get decent production with them through the winter.

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