Differences in grower feed and layer feed

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by AAWinAZ, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. AAWinAZ

    AAWinAZ Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi All,
    What is the difference in grower feed vs. layer feed? Added nutrients? If so what?

    thanks,
     
  2. jenjscott

    jenjscott Mosquito Beach Poultry

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    Grower feed has higher protein needed for growth. Layer has higher calcium needed for eggshells, which the baby kidneys can`t process well.
     
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