another feed question

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Eggzactly, Jan 6, 2009.

  1. Eggzactly

    Eggzactly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My first batch of pullets and one Rooster have reached 22 weeks.I switch them over from the medicated starter crumbles to 16% layer.Did I buy the right food the pullets and roo?
     
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Yes. Some people start the layer feed at 18 - 20 weeks, others wait for their first egg. I don't think a week or two in either direction makes much difference.
    My roos eat the layer pellets just like the hens do.
     
  3. Eggzactly

    Eggzactly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks
     

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