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My feed choices are:

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by kchopper, Sep 6, 2010.

  1. kchopper

    kchopper Out Of The Brooder

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    •Organic Layer 14% - Mature laying hens, 60 wks to finish.
    •Organic Layer 16% - Phase 2: Mature laying hens, 50-80 wks of age.
    •Organic Layer 18% - Phase 1: Laying hens, 18-20 wks.
    •Organic Chick Starter Crumble - Day 1 thru 5 weeks or up to 2 lbs.
    •Organic 16% Chick Gower - 5 wks to 18-20 wks.
    •Organic Poultry Builder - Mix w/corn & soybeans meal for complete poultry feed.


    If raising chickens for egg laying purposes only and they are not laying eggs yet(say 15 weeks old), which feed would you feed them?
     
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  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Quote:I think I'd just go with the phase #1. At 15 weeks they are really close to laying already. If you are worried start with the Grower and switch to the Phase #1 when they start laying.

    Imp
     
  3. Organics North

    Organics North Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I think I'd just go with the phase #1. At 15 weeks they are really close to laying already. If you are worried start with the Grower and switch to the Phase #1 when they start laying.

    Imp

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