How Often to Feed Adults ??

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by merrymutts, Sep 4, 2016.

  1. merrymutts

    merrymutts Out Of The Brooder

    I have been feeding my birds the pellets in the evening along with letting them free range for a few hours in the evenings. During the day they might get kitchen scraps if available.

    How often do most of you feed your birds ?
     
  2. 235chickens

    235chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I feed pellets in the morning and free range rest of day.
     
  3. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Food is available all day. They still prefer to free range first.
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Ditto
     
  5. hnichols

    hnichols Out Of The Brooder

    food is avaliable all day for mine, they get scraps in the morning then freerange for the whole day:)
     
  6. GC-Raptor

    GC-Raptor Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Layers pellets and water in coop 27/7. Scratch grains twice a day scattered on ground, what they can consume in 10-15 minutes each time. They also have water in the 500 square foot pen and under the raised coop. GC
     
  7. BuffOrpington88

    BuffOrpington88 Non-Stop

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    Hi! Yep, mine have layer pellets available all the time and then scratch or table scraps in the morning or evening. If the feed is left out, they will learn to self-regulate and only eat what they need.
     

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