Organic feed...any users?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by 3peeps, Oct 19, 2007.

  1. 3peeps

    3peeps Songster

    Jul 4, 2007
    Thanks everyone!

    I'm going to be mixing my grower crumbles with the organic until they "get used to it." Hopefully. [​IMG]
  2. Jemjoop

    Jemjoop In the Brooder

    Oct 18, 2007
    Caledonia, IL
    LindaN I am looking for organic feed too in IL
    I found these guys but they're not really local but it might be worth checking if they deliver to anyone near you

    Helfter Feeds, Inc. [​IMG]
    135 N Railroad Street
    PO Box 266
    Ocso, IL 61274-0266
    Toll Free: 866-435-3837
    Local: 309-522-5024
    Fax: 309-522-5021
    Email: [email protected]
  3. DrakeMaiden

    DrakeMaiden Overrun with Drakes

    Jun 8, 2007
    Kitsap County, WA
    I have to drive about 45 miles to get organic feed, so I try to buy about a month's supply and combine the trip with other errands in that general direction. I hate to drive that far for my feed, but I really don't like the idea of feeding them anything that isn't organic. The organic feed I buy is from Canada, so it too has traveled a ways.

    The first three ducks I had were raised on conventional food for about 6 months before I found a source of organic feed. At first they did not want to eat the organic feed. I likened it to switching from junk food to health food. They could only go so long without it, as the weather was getting cold, so they eventually took to it.

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