feeder was still full this morning

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by chicken pickin, May 25, 2012.

  1. chicken pickin

    chicken pickin Crowing

    Mar 3, 2012
    I was just curious if it is normal for some days for the chickens to not eat as much? I went to the coop this morn to let the girls out and refill the feeder and I noticed it looks pretty much the same as when I filled it yesterday not much was missing. Is this something I should worry about or maybe they just werent very hungry they did free range for a few hours and i had to trick them back into the run with some scratch but this morning was the first time in almost 13 weeks that I didnt need to fill the feeder.
    Last edited: May 25, 2012
  2. turkey12345

    turkey12345 In the Brooder

    May 18, 2012
    for some days my chickens eat a lot and sometimes they barely eat
  3. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Songster

    Dec 15, 2011
    SE Pa.
    Sounds like they found all they wanted while out and about. That's one of the joys of free ranging, they find their own food.

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