food change

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by turnleftdad, Dec 5, 2010.

  1. turnleftdad

    turnleftdad Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 3, 2010
    Hello all. I have 4 rir that I have already started feeding lay food and I have to buf orps that I was going to start feeding lay food in about three weeks. My fat geman shepard Nina has found out that chicken food can be quite tasty and now I only have enough for a few days. I can only get feed in 25 to 50 pound bags how soon can I change thier food without hurting them.
  2. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

    Mar 16, 2009
    onchiota NY
    Quote:how old are they? usually around laying age is when you put them on laying food-if they are only a few weeks away I dont think it will bother them too much-its just that they may get too much of a good thing that their bodies can't digest and absorb properly calcium I believe in their kidneys??

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