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Diet Needs for Elderly Chickens

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Hippie Chicks Mom, Nov 19, 2013.

  1. Hippie Chicks Mom

    Hippie Chicks Mom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I "retire" my layers until their days are done on my homestead. I can not find anything on the nutritional needs of older chickens. Mine are about 5-6 years old and appear to still be healthy. Does anyone have any insight into any additional needs of non layers?
     
  2. chfite

    chfite Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would think that flock raiser would do the trick, with oyster shell on the side.

    Chris
     

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