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Discussion in 'Quail' started by moeell1, Jul 18, 2010.

  1. moeell1

    moeell1 In the Brooder

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    Ok so my babies are now almost 6 weeks old, how long do they stay on starter feed? Also how long do they need those baby waters? Thanks!!
     
  2. _Randall_

    _Randall_ Songster

    Nov 3, 2009
    Grenada, Ms
    Quote:Personally, I would feed the Starter at least 6 wks. minimum, (preferably 3 months). The extra $1.50 or so per 50 lb. bag for the higher protein is justifiable for quick growth, and might help somewhat in cannibalism. Here in the soggy south, mine are going to the big-bird pen outside at 3 wks., where they now drink from the big-bird waterer.
     

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