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Layer Diet/Hot Weather

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by callahanrickey, Jul 30, 2011.

  1. callahanrickey

    callahanrickey Chirping

    Jul 30, 2011
    What is the best feed or feeds for laying hens during periods of high heat and high humidity?

  2. dewey

    dewey Songster

    Nov 9, 2010
    north of eternity
    I would think it would be their regular feed they always get and do well on. As far as commercial feed, mine are fed layena and have been laying faithfully right through.
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Agreed, regular layer feed. I also add a bowl of chilled plain yogurt every other day or so, plus semi-frozen berries or other cold things, but mainly they just have their layer feed and oyster shell.

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