Layer mash and cracked corn mix ?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Masonchick, Feb 5, 2016.

  1. Masonchick

    Masonchick Out Of The Brooder

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    Has anyone mixed layer mash and cracked corn? Is this ok
     
  2. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Cracked corn is generally given as a treat. I would stick with the layer mash by itself with oyster shells offered free choice.

    Just My Opinion[​IMG]
     
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  3. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    Why cut your layer mash?

    By adding cracked corn to the mash your depleting proteins and amino acids like methionine and lysine which are needed for health poultry.
     
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