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How much chicken scratch?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by egglover123, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. egglover123

    egglover123 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am currently feeding, 50 hens about 1 pint 2 times a day. It contains red milo, oats, wheat, BOSS and white millet.
    Is this to much?
     
  2. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I assume that is for treats. The rule of thumb for treats, any incomplete feed, is no more then ten percent of their feed a day. Any more than that and you run the risk of unbalancing their diet.
     
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    egglover123 Out Of The Brooder

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    Out with the girls!
    [​IMG] Thanks!
     

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