Chicken molting and grower feed

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by cjpines, Oct 16, 2014.

  1. cjpines

    cjpines Songster

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    Can I give my molting chickens grower feed along with layer feed for more protein?
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Ya, that is what a lot of people do, just mix a higher protein chicken/ game bird feed with the Layer... just have oyster shell available to the girls on the side in case some are still laying and need the calcium.
     
  3. woody1

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    Preferably non-medicated.
     
  4. iwiw60

    iwiw60 Crowing

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    You might give them some hard-boiled egg, shell and all, crushed up real finely...they go crazy for it and it gives them a real boost during molting.
     

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