Food Question. Advice Please

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Birchwood, Jul 6, 2010.

  1. Birchwood

    Birchwood Out Of The Brooder

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    We have chickens, runner ducks and guineas that all free range during the day.

    I cant keep the chickens out of the duck food and the ducks out of the chicken food. (The guineas were raised with the ducks, so they think they are ducks)

    Is there a food that is okay for all them?
    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

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    I mix layer pellets and game bird food for my ducks and chickens.
     
  3. Birchwood

    Birchwood Out Of The Brooder

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    Is this what everyone else does too?
     
  4. Renee'

    Renee' Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think most people on here suggest Flock Raiser, it's for a variety of birds and ages.
     
  5. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    If they're all old enough to lay then you can feed them all layer feed. Or you can feed a general purpose poultry ration such as Purina Flock Raiser with oyster shell on the side for those that need the extra calcium. They don't all need special feed except for young birds that are still in the brooder.
     

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