Natural Supplement- Anyone heard of This?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by nancypo, Aug 4, 2010.

  1. nancypo

    nancypo Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. nancypo

    nancypo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Any other ideas? I would like to buy something for the winter...
     
  3. squiqwe

    squiqwe Out Of The Brooder

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    Did you see their price for chicken feed? If I got it right 2 lbs for $18. I couldn't afford to raise chickens at those prices. Far as that goes I'm in the process of formulating my own blend and it's not going to cost anything near that outrageous price.[​IMG]
     
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  4. NevadaRon

    NevadaRon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That was to be mixed with their regular feed - 1 package to 25lbs. Still pretty expensive, though...
     
  5. nancypo

    nancypo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, that's also why I'm shopping around. Anyone heard of something similar that's cheaper? I only have 3 hens...
     
  6. WoodlandWoman

    WoodlandWoman Overrun With Chickens

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    It would be nice if you could find a product that listed all the ingredients in it, too. "Tonic herbs" could be a lot of different things. It would be like going to the pharmacy to pick up your prescription and having the label just say, "Medicine."
     
  7. nancypo

    nancypo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, I noticed that too...
     
  8. lindseythefork

    lindseythefork Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You're probably better off just providing a high-quality feed. The lack of ingredient disclosure is a turn off for me. It's a little pricey for mystery ingredients.
     
  9. dragonlair

    dragonlair Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you're worried about balancing a feed, you can buy kelp meal fairly cheap. It has trace amounts of most every vitamin and mineral needed and then some. I feed it to my dogs, horses, goats, chickens and myself. Good stuff. I buy it in 50 pound bags and it lasts several months.
     
  10. lovemychicns

    lovemychicns Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi where do you get the kelp from?

    Karen
     

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