Baby Chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Cool Peeps, Sep 30, 2012.

  1. Cool Peeps

    Cool Peeps Out Of The Brooder

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    How much chick starter feed do you have to feed a chick every day and at what time of day every day?[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Chicks should have food and water available at all times. The only chicks which are sometimes raised on a limited feed regimen are some of the meat breeds.
     
  3. Cool Peeps

    Cool Peeps Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm actually raising meat birds
     
  4. Cool Peeps

    Cool Peeps Out Of The Brooder

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    and i'm wondering what the feed limit is
     
  5. jbirds2012

    jbirds2012 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i raised meat birds once. i kept thier feeder full at all times and didn't have any problems. those birds grow fast, you ought to start sharpening your ax pretty quick. :)
     
  6. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    What breed of meat birds? Feed consumption can still vary between meat birds.
     
  7. Cool Peeps

    Cool Peeps Out Of The Brooder

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    either buff orpingtons or cornish
     
  8. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Cornish or Cornish X's?
     

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