Need a good Turkey Starter

Discussion in 'Quail' started by ppurv326, Feb 28, 2012.

  1. ppurv326

    ppurv326 Out Of The Brooder

    May 2, 2011
    Stevens Point
    I wana get coturnix quail but i can't find a good turkey starter in my area. I live mainly in Stevens Point, WI and i cant find a good turkey starter (26-28% protein content). What are some good brands to go by??
  2. HEChicken

    HEChicken Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 12, 2009
    BuCo, KS
    My Coop
    I just used Gamebird Starter. It is for all types of gamebirds including turkeys. Do you have a feed store near you that will carry that or order it in for you?
  3. jbobs

    jbobs Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yeah my feed store doesn't carry game bird starter either so I have always used 26% medicated turkey starter and had good success. I wasn't aware that turkey starter came in protien contents less than that. Turkey starter is a pretty standard item in most feed stores, I'm surprised you can't find any - have you tried asking around at other stores or asking if your store can bring it in for you?

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