1. Come check out hundreds of awesome coop pages (and a few that need suggestions) in our 2018 Coop Rating Project!

Recipes for Layer Flocks

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by GR Chicks, Mar 9, 2014.

  1. GR Chicks

    GR Chicks Songster

    I have a local feed mill that will mix a recipe for me if I give him ingredients and amounts. I want to give my flock a good feed that is 50% or less corn since its so hard to find non-mgo corn. I would be interested in all the recipes you are willing to share. I have a flock of 33, so I buy my feed in 100lb sacks. Thanks!

  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
  3. GR Chicks

    GR Chicks Songster

  4. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Crowing

    Apr 12, 2013
    Boulder, Colorado
    Get a list and price of feed options from the mill. It will help you create a goal price point. You can easily eliminate all the corn. Cost will go up but there are a lot of alternatives.
  5. GR Chicks

    GR Chicks Songster

    Thanks, I will do that. I want my girls to eat the best I can give them. It can be overwhelming to try and select the best ingredients, when their is so much to choose from and I don't have experience with this.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by