My 8 week old NHR are gettin big and I got a roo!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Lancaster City Farmer, Apr 24, 2009.

  1. Lancaster City Farmer

    Lancaster City Farmer Out Of The Brooder

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    They gobbled up 25 lbs of chick food so now I got 50 lb for the 3 of them![​IMG][​IMG]
     
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    william9792 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    where's the pic's of them? i raise NHReds, and hatch about 100 of them a month. william
     
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    Lancaster City Farmer Out Of The Brooder

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    Just joined still learning to post the pics!
     
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  5. william9792

    william9792 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they are some nice looking 4 week olds. when mine are 8 weeks old i start giving them some of the treats and grains to help them out, but not much at one time. william
     
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    The first pic is when I first got them 2- 3 wk olds and 1- week old,the last pics are now at 7 to 8 week old. They love crunched up peanuts and shelled sunflower seeds but I only give them a little bit. They are not eating worms yet although the roo ate one but they are not interested yet.
     

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