do you need to feed cornish chick starter?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by jaketheeggman, May 11, 2011.

  1. jaketheeggman

    jaketheeggman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Should i feed cornish chickens chick starter? if so for how long?
     
  2. LilyD

    LilyD Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just start right of with the broiler maker food. It is better formulated for meaties and seems to cause less casualties than the starter. Not sure why.
     
  3. journeysendfarm

    journeysendfarm Out Of The Brooder

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    How about caponized roosters? I dont' know how I'd keep them separate from the others for feeding......
     

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