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Feeding young ones egg laying pellets

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Stephen518, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. Stephen518

    Stephen518 Out Of The Brooder

    May 24, 2011
    How old should a chick be before you start feeding them egg laying pellets? Pro's & Con's Please...
    They are Golden Comet Hybrids born on Aug. 8th of this year.
    Last edited: Nov 3, 2012
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
    Chicks should never be fed layer pellets. The calcium is way too much for their bodies. I would not switch over until they are near POL.
  3. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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