chick feed okay?

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  1. JDchicks

    JDchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All that is available near me is Dumor Poultry Chick Starter 24%. Is this fine or do I need to supplement?


    I am working on set up before I get my first ducks.
     
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  2. JDchicks

    JDchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Or Dumor Chick Starter/Grower 20%?
     
  3. LeslieDJoyce

    LeslieDJoyce Overrun With Chickens

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    Is this feed medicated? I've read that ducks don't tolerate medicated chick starter, but do okay on unmedicated, and also do okay on general purpose flock raiser (which is unmedicated).
     
  4. JDchicks

    JDchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Unmedicated
     
  5. JDchicks

    JDchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Found: Purina Flock Raiser SunFresh Recipe, Crumble 20%

    Would this be better?
     
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    This is what I have used for years, it can be feed from hatch till... I'd still get niacin to add to their water plain niacin not flush free or time release. looking forward to seeing pics when you get them.. [​IMG] 100-150 meg capsule or tab.
     
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  7. JDchicks

    JDchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you so much!

    I could not find any niacin in that low of mg, so I had to order it. But they will have it in tomorrow.

    Hoping to be set up and ready so I can pick them up Thursday.
     
  8. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

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