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I think I post too much. Food?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by amandarey20, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. amandarey20

    amandarey20 Out Of The Brooder

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    Is there a timeline I can print out or something for when chicks and chickens need to change food. I cant seem to find one anywhere.[​IMG]
     
  2. draye

    draye Overrun With Chickens

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    I don't know of anything that is in print, but I usually change from starter to laying pellets whenever I see the first egg or the chicks reach 24 weeks of age.
    Is this what you are asking about?
     
  3. Lesa

    Lesa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bet it says something on your feed bags- I usually start feeding layer pellets at 17 weeks. A bit early, I suppose, but I am optimistic!
     
  4. amandarey20

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    Yea there is just so many things I'm afraid to mess up with my first chicks. I want everything to be perfect.
     
  5. NYRIR

    NYRIR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:There is no such thing as posting too much! How do I know that? Because if there is, a lot of us on BYC would be guilty [​IMG]
    As for wanting things to be perfect....sounds like most of us here as well [​IMG] I also start mine on layer at about 17 weeks..
     
  6. Tala

    Tala Flock Mistress

  7. maizey

    maizey Chillin' With My Peeps

    I start gradualy mixing in layer to the starter at about 16 weeks, just a small ammount to begin with then gradually increase it each week thereafter.
     

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