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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Island Juli, Feb 19, 2016.

  1. Island Juli

    Island Juli Chirping

    Jan 25, 2016
    I've got a flock of 11 between 5 months and 7 months.

    I got 30 new chicks yesterday, now 3 days old. They are in the brooder and happy. When they are around 3 weeks they will move outside to a converted 12 x 12 shed with a run that will abut the current flocks run.

    Question is how long to wait before I can integrate?


  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Wait until they are as large as the older birds.

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