HELP!!! FEED STORE STOPPED STOCKING MY GAME BIRD FEED!!

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by aliena614, Jan 11, 2009.

  1. aliena614

    aliena614 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    May 17, 2007
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    i really cant blame him! the owner is awseome but has to buy it in bulk! im the only one buying it! MY POOR BOBWHITES! they will be eating chick starter unitl i can find feed for them online! I have looked around some but shipping is more than the cost of feed! HELP!!! links please!
     
  2. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    PA
    Are your bobwhite grown? If so you can feed them the 20% chick starter 24/7 now. Some might disagree but it worked for me.
    None of my feed stores carry Gamebird grow out or anything. So I usually have to feed gamebird starter or regular chick starter.
    Good Luck!
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  3. aliena614

    aliena614 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yep they are grown! did you have any laying problems?
     
  4. SamG347

    SamG347 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 4, 2007
    PA
    No, They should be fine on the chick starter. Some people reccomend even switching the adults to 16-18% layer. But you will be fine feeding the 20%.
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  5. aliena614

    aliena614 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sweet i fell much better now! Ill be saving some $$$$ too!
    thanks a billion!
     
  6. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    I feed my bobwhites, layer crumbles. No problems at all with them. [​IMG]
     

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