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Can 6 week olds eat Grower/Finisher?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by TheSpiceGirls, Dec 19, 2011.

  1. TheSpiceGirls

    TheSpiceGirls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    There seem to be a 101 different opinions about when to switch from medicated chick starter to a grower/finisher feed.

    I have three baby chicks that are three weeks old and chowing through their first bag of medicated chick starter. I'm guessing they will finish it at about 6-7 weeks. Am I okay then transitioning them to grower/finisher until they are ready to lay at which point I'll switch them over to layer rations?

    Thoughts?
     
  2. Olive Hill

    Olive Hill Overrun With Chickens

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    Yes.
     
  3. jaj121159

    jaj121159 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Basically grower/finisher is non-medicated chick starter. So no problem.
     
  4. TheSpiceGirls

    TheSpiceGirls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome. Thanks All.
     

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