Homemade Duck Food?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by countrygirl74, Jan 2, 2013.

  1. countrygirl74

    countrygirl74 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 19, 2012
    Northern Arizona
    Hi everyone,
    I am looking into some options of buying bulk feed items to mix our own feed for chickens instead of buying the pre-made stuff. My question is if the same can be done for ducks? One of the recipes I have seen uses milo, hard red wheat, oats, millet and BOSS. Are these also safe to feed the ducks? Anything else I need to put in the food to supplement like certain vitamins, etc? I am still looking for more information on making feed, so any info on homemade feed that I can use for BOTH ducks and chickens would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    The list you have sounds like a good start.

    There are vitamin packets designed to be mixed into feed. One is called poultry nutria-balancer.

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