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How many times a day do i feed my chicks?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by penut1799, Jan 29, 2011.

  1. penut1799

    penut1799 In the Brooder

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    I am BRAND new to raising chicks, and was wondering how may times a day you feed chicks? [​IMG]
     

  2. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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    Mine have acces to their food 24/7
     
  3. penut1799

    penut1799 In the Brooder

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    Thank you! That was very helpful!! [​IMG] I will do that then!
     
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Quote:yep.. 24/7 access to food and water.
     
  5. catdaddy66

    catdaddy66 Songster

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    24/7 access is known here as free choice and is an excellent idea at any age of the chickens. A hungry chick is not a happy chick, nor does it grow well.
     

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