switching from starter to layer

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by maryann momhen, Aug 16, 2014.

  1. maryann momhen

    maryann momhen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My girls are 18 weeks and although they haven't started laying yet I figured they probably will be soon...not sure...but..I bought layer feed in pellets after tthey just finished the starter grower feed....and they don't seem to like it ornot sure if its the size of the pellets they don't like...I tried smashing up a cup of the pellets..but they still are bawking...is it just that they're just not used to the change or have I spoiled them and they're expecting corn or peas or some other treat...anybody else experience this?
     
  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    You need to stop feeding all foods except the layer feed. They'll have to eat it since they have nothing else.
     
  3. maryann momhen

    maryann momhen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah...that's what I figured...tks..momhens gotta stop spoiling them...
     
  4. maryann momhen

    maryann momhen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well...the momentous occasion has arrived...after 2 unsuccessful attempts..2 yolks with no shell...3s a charm...aziraphale gave us the cutest tiny beige egg this morning...and it was as beautiful inside as out...perfectly firm orange yolk ..white white...and delicious taste....21 weeks...
     
  5. maryann momhen

    maryann momhen Chillin' With My Peeps

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