I need info on the food fed to chickens that lay eggs for hatcheries

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by frankie5316, Nov 25, 2008.

  1. frankie5316

    frankie5316 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is for my science fair project. If anyone knows how i can obtain or get information on the food fed to chickens that lay eggs for hatcheries, please let me know! i reallly need this informatons. if you want to know what my experiment is on, just ask. ill tell u in a private message.
     
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

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  3. frankie5316

    frankie5316 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks
     
  4. TheNewMrsEvans

    TheNewMrsEvans Chillin' With My Peeps

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    At the egg house I worked at...
    They used a 18% mash so the auger(sp) could bring it to the cages easily. This was for super high egg production birds. It's not for fertility, but for lots of eggs. I'm not sure how different it would be for breeding birds.
     

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