feeding baby quail

Discussion in 'Quail' started by cmfarm, Oct 4, 2012.

  1. cmfarm

    cmfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2010
    Elgin, TX
    Can I start baby quail on Turkey starter? I just set some Jumbo brown and Texas a&M quail eggs. I asked my local feed store if they have game bird starter and they said they have game bird breeder but not starter and most people just use the turkey starter. I just plan on selling these so I don't want to buy purina game bird starter because it cost $17 a bag around here. Any thoughts?
  2. GAQuail

    GAQuail Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 21, 2012
    Bishop, Georgia
    Yes you can use Turkey starter but Purina Gamebird Startena would be better. There's a reason it's $17 other than the Purina name. Its 30% protein which gamebird chicks need.

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