How much layer is safe for a young one to eat?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Studio2770, Oct 19, 2013.

  1. Studio2770

    Studio2770 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 29, 2013
    We are currently out of grower/finisher for the moment. We have 5 laying pullets along with 3 16-17 week old chicks. The 2 17 week old cochins are a pullet and cockerel while the EE pullet is 16 weeks old. We has Purena Layena Omega Plus feed. How much can the younger ones safely eat?
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    Purena Layena Omega Plus says to feed it after 18 weeks of age, yours are almost there anyhow. A few days or even from now on if you can't get starter/grower shouldn't make much difference. I personally don't feed Layer until they start laying, or I feed an all-ages food continually.

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