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homemade feed

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by galvinkr22, Oct 29, 2009.

  1. galvinkr22

    galvinkr22 New Egg

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    I've been reading the forum to get some good feed formulas.

    my neighbor and I grind our own feed with a hammer mill.

    We have corn, wheat, and oats, and sunflowers from our harvest.

    Both of our new flocks have just hit 18 weeks.

    How fine should we grind a mash feed?

    Do the sunflowers get ground with everything else or simply mixed in>

    Thanks
     
  2. jenjscott

    jenjscott Mosquito Beach Poultry

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    I sure don't know, but I would like this information also.
     
  3. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    I would say a corse ground should be ok.. As for the Sunflower seed I would grind them in your mix all so..
    When you mix your feed you will have to add a Vitamin/Mineral mix to it..

    Chris
     

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