Medicated Starter Feed

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by RED girl, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. RED girl

    RED girl Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 12, 2013
    I was unaware when I bought starter feed that it can be medicated. I was told this after I had put the feed into a plastic container and tossed the bag that it may have been. My chicky chicks just started laying a week ago this past Sunday. I have not saved their eggs since I was unsure of the feed. Since they just started laying I have not given them the starter feed and give laying feed now. Is one week enough time for the started (if medicated) to be out of their system so I can save their eggs?
  2. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

    Jun 1, 2009
    The medication that is in chick starter does not enter the egg.


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