feeding chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by 99TJ, Apr 4, 2011.

  1. 99TJ

    99TJ New Egg

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    So how much does your peeps eat? I have 11 bared rock pullets and they eat about 1qt feeder full in 10 hours with very little waste.

    They are growing so fast now lots of feathers had to cover the brooder with chicken wire to keep them in. They will be 2 weeks old on wednesday.

    Gary
     
  2. nanawendy

    nanawendy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 28, 2009
    Bellingham Wa
    Mine eat A LOT. I decided not to try and figure the particulars and just keep the feeders full. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] ...
     
  3. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    Quite a bit! They eat 24 hours a day! [​IMG]
     
  4. jenni22776rn

    jenni22776rn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] They eat and eat and eat and eat....I fill the feeder once in the morning...afternoon and again before bed. That is with an scrambled egg treat in the afternoon! [​IMG]
     

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