Is 5 wks old too young?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by I'vegotchickenfever, Apr 20, 2009.

  1. I'vegotchickenfever

    I'vegotchickenfever Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mar 10, 2009
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    I don't mean as a sole source - they're still on starter/grower, but I thought I might introduce some wheat, unless they're too young. They spend a good part of the day in the grass getting whatever they find, but I wanted to sprinkle the wheat and let them scratch for it.
    Are they too young?
    thanks
     
    Last edited: Apr 20, 2009
  2. StrawberryHouseMouse

    StrawberryHouseMouse Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 23, 2009
    Cleveland, Tennessee
    ive never done that myself. So I cant give some good advise. you could feed them some boiled eggs.
     

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