Introducing Incubator Chicks to Flock.How?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Katrinapekin, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. Katrinapekin

    Katrinapekin New Egg

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    Hi im a Newbie .I have Pekin Chickens. Only had my flock for 6 mths ..Husband had free range flock in the country a few years back. Currently we have 7 & 3 week old chicks (mottle black & blue. Buff. Millefleur) that were hatched by Incubator. As well as adults black white mottle creole.. QUESTION: THE 7 WEEK OLD CHICKS : What do I feed them? They are still on medicated chick starter I also slowly introduced grasses ..somtimes on clover grasses in yard. My big chooks / roosters ...How do I introduce these young chicks to them also...Please help.Tasmania.Winter is coming!
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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  3. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    CTKen has given you a good link on integrating your flock, hope it helps!
     
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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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