Brands of Chick Starter

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by cvala1015, Apr 14, 2016.

  1. cvala1015

    cvala1015 In the Brooder

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    Anyone have a preferred brand of starter food for chicks under 10 wks? I went to TSC and they started me with DuMOR, but wondering if there's a better option. Interested to hear your thoughts.
     

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  3. Lukedawg

    Lukedawg In the Brooder

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    I started out with nature wise from nutrena but then switched to country feeds same producer but cheaper and works the same.
     
  4. Choco Maran

    Choco Maran Songster

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    I buy what ever I have money for at TSC. I usually get Purina Starter or Dumor from TSC. Either one is just fine.
     
  5. DreamsInPink

    DreamsInPink Songster

    I started out with Purina Medicated Start and Grow, 50 lbs $17.99 at TSC. But tomorrow we are going to Rural King and will be getting the Nutrena NatureWise Starter Grower, 40 lbs $12.99 or Country Road Chick Starter Grower, 50 lbs $11.99, IF I can get it non medicated. All of these are 18% protein.
     
  6. blucoondawg

    blucoondawg Songster

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    I usually get sprout brand from mills fleet farm, but I'm switching over to feed mill ground feed that is far cheaper. I also don't use medicated feed, and I don't feel it's necessary to spend more than absolutely necessary
     

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