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Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by hypnofrogstevie, Jan 3, 2008.

  1. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    How long do they eat this for? I am used to the agway brand and this is my first time using this. They seem to love it
  2. hinkjc

    hinkjc Crowing Premium Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    Some people change them to a grower feed for 8-16 wks. Others feed them chick starter right thru to lay. Either is fine.

  3. LoneCowboy

    LoneCowboy Songster

    Aug 26, 2007
    Longmont, CO
    The bag says to feed them till they start to lay or 18 weeks
  4. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    Thank you both. I am new to this kind so I thought I might as well ask people who use it on here.
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    I used it with my original flock till laying age. They thrived on it with the addition of hardboiled eggs added every couple of days (that formulation is plant-protein only). It is good in that it contains only Amprolium, not antibiotics, etc. No withdrawal time if they start laying while on it, either.

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