3 month old chickens

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by krys2000, Aug 10, 2011.

  1. krys2000

    krys2000 Out Of The Brooder

    Hi all! I have 3 month old Buff Orps and Barred Rocks. Obviously, they haven't started laying just yet. However, I have to go pick up feed today and my dh wants me to switch them to layer feed. Can I? Is it too soon? If I get layer feed do I need to get them scratch too? We're total newbs at this so thanks in advance for your sage advice! [​IMG]
     
  2. ninabeast

    ninabeast Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What I've read here is that you should wait until your first egg is laid, then switch. That's what I'm going to do, anyway.
     

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