Question About Feeding

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Peep-Chicken, Aug 7, 2013.

  1. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Overrun With Chickens

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    We have raised 3 Ameraucanas for our friend. They are ready to go to her house, is it bad for them to just start eating adult chicken food? Or does it not matter? We have been only giving them Chick Food. They are a little over 3 months old. Should we slowly give them food, or can they just have it without being introduced?
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    When you say 'adult food' do you mean like an all flock? Around 16 weeks you can start giving them a layer ration. Your friend should go with chick feed for about a month more and then start transitioning to layer.
     
  3. Peep-Chicken

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    Yes, whole flock
     

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