is medicated starter bad for my layers?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by fr27davis, Apr 10, 2012.

  1. fr27davis

    fr27davis Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 13, 2011
    so i am about to put in my new chicks and i have still have a lot of the starter feed left and was wondering if that is bad for the eggs??
  2. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

    Aug 13, 2007
    North/Central Florida
    Read the tag. If the medication is Amprol or amprolium then it won't do anything to your hens at all. Feel free to feed it.

    Some starters use bacitracin instead and I'm not certain about that one, but most use amprolium which you can safely feed at any age.

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