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Any reason not to feed your chickens wild bird seed mixture instead of scratch ?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by coopdeville15, Oct 3, 2015.

  1. coopdeville15

    coopdeville15 Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm considering using some wild bird seed mixture instead of chicken scratch to supplement their layer feed as well as free ranging. Any reason not to?
     
  2. Majd

    Majd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You can give them a handful as treet, why not, but they need the layer feed as a main food, because they ate laying hens, and need it to stay healthy... Otherwise you're good to go....
     

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