anyone use Swanson medicated chick starter

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jk47, Feb 12, 2015.

  1. jk47

    jk47 Songster

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    It looks like the ideal feed for chicks what do you think
     
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    I have used it in the past.

    -Kathy
     
  3. rancher hicks

    rancher hicks Crowing

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    I use a medicated feed for the first few weeks and then switch to Dumor 20% chick starter grower.

    I also start shipped or my chicks with sugar water for the first day or so. It gives them a boost.
     
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  4. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    I think I would prefer Swanson over Dumor.

    -Kathy

    Edited to add:
    Because it seems their product is always really fresh at the store in Gilroy.
     
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  5. jk47

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    Should is the key word only one feed store carrys associated feeds and I had to special order it . But its a high protein medicated chick starter thats a crumble and not a mash
     
  6. rancher hicks

    rancher hicks Crowing

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    Well of course you do. We don't have Swanson here.
     

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