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Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by okie2, Oct 30, 2011.

  1. okie2

    okie2 Out Of The Brooder

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    How many weeks to feed this to new chicks before changing to another feed?
     
  2. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    You can feed it all the way to maturity, ie; until the pullets lay eggs.
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Fred's Hens :

    You can feed it all the way to maturity, ie; until the pullets lay eggs.

    Yep. If you run out after 17 weeks, you can switch them to layer, but otherwise, you can feed it until they begin laying.​
     

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