layer pellets ok for mixed age flock?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Gloria's Gang, Aug 17, 2010.

  1. Gloria's Gang

    Gloria's Gang In the Brooder

    Apr 22, 2009
    Atkinson, NH
    I have five hens, 5 pullets that recently started laying, three 4 month-olds and three 2 month olds. Everyone lives together and gets along. I just finished a bag of nonmedicated starter, and a bag of nonmedicated grower. I have layer pellets and crumbles out for everyone and supplement with scratch and fresh goodies. Is this ok for the youngest ones? Thankyou.
  2. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

    There's a similar post/question going around right I'm doing what you're doing. However, it was suggested that combining Flockraiser w/layer feed might be better, or offering only Flockraiser w/oyster shell being offered free choice. I kind of like the mixing idea, as I already offer free choice oyster shell...

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