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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Kaleb31, May 16, 2010.

  1. Kaleb31

    Kaleb31 Hatching

    May 16, 2010
    What is the recommended food for baby chicks [​IMG]
  2. RAWR

    RAWR Songster

    May 26, 2009
    who wants to know?
    chick start, which is a crumble
    you can used medicated or non medicated
  3. taras.farm

    taras.farm Songster

    Mar 22, 2009
    Eastern Ontario
    Chick starter from the feed store.....
    I've ground up grower and uncooked oatmeal and hard boiled egg before when I was short on starter....they need a good high protein to start em...keep em on grower for 6 weeks and then gradually switch to grower.
    ...nice weather Ikeeping everyone busy with tthe chooks
    Last edited: May 16, 2010
  4. fastpat

    fastpat Songster

    Quote:You want a feed like this or similar. Chicks need at least 18-20% protein content, crumbled so day old chicks can eat it.

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