Feed for ducklings (poll)

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by DUCKGIRL89, Jan 15, 2012.

  1. Layer crumbles

    2 vote(s)
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  2. Medicated chick feed

    4 vote(s)
    16.0%
  3. Non-Medicated chick feed

    19 vote(s)
    76.0%
  1. DUCKGIRL89

    DUCKGIRL89 Songster

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    i want to see what you all feed your Day-old -- 8 week old ducklings. so it will give a idea on what new duck owners should feed theirs....
     
    Last edited: Jan 15, 2012

  2. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    Ours isn't listed, game bird starter, or waterfowl starter depending what breed of duck, time of the year and availability.
     
  3. DUCKGIRL89

    DUCKGIRL89 Songster

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    ok, i will ad that if i can. one second....
     
  4. DUCKGIRL89

    DUCKGIRL89 Songster

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    sorry Celtic, it wont let me edit the poll part. should have thought about that....
     
  5. kikidee

    kikidee Songster

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    Starter Mash
     
  6. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Crowing

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    Purina duck starter
     
  7. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

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    Yep, Gamebird Starter is the only thing available here, too.
     

  8. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    I used Turkey/Waterfowl starter crumbles through weeks 2 - 3, then switched to Nutrena Grower by adding more and more of that to their crumbles till it was all grower. When they started breeding behaviors, I added free choice oyster shell (but that was about 12 weeks old).
     
  9. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    All we have available is Purina starter so thats what I buy, I sprinkle Brewers yeast on top for any leg problems from the lack of nician in the feed.
     
  10. KansasKid

    KansasKid Songster

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    (starter grower, finisher, maintenance, and layer) Purina, Nutrena, and Dumor is what gets fed around here. What i get just depends on what state i get it in and how much i want to spend that day. [​IMG]
     

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