Tractor Suppy

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by hickerbillies, Jul 27, 2010.

  1. hickerbillies

    hickerbillies Out Of The Brooder

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    We just recently moved from Missouri to West Virginia and Tractor Suppy seems to be the closest to us. However Ive never shopped there before & have no idea what brand of feed I should get for my chickens...... Any help would be great. My chickens (babies) are all a couple years old.
    I just want to get something that others have tried with good results and cost friendly.
    BYC has never let me down, the information that I have got from this site has been amazing!! So thank you in advance... [​IMG]
     
  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Most TSC stores carry Purina brands - FlockRaiser is good. Then just provide crushed oyster shell free choice - the layers will take it as needed. (I put oyster shell in an empty tuna can nailed to an inside coop wall next to the feeder.)
     
  3. tobin123

    tobin123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Our TSC has Kent feed and had great luck but not with there dumor,just me
     
  4. Boo-Boo's Mama

    Boo-Boo's Mama Chillin' With My Peeps

    I just started feeding their Purina Flock Raiser; offer oyster shell/crushed eggshells in a tuna can nailed near the feeder...the girls were hitting it pretty good yesterday. They are a bit spoiled...they hold out for BOSS first then get down to business and eat the FR.
     
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2010
  5. woodmort

    woodmort Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got a few chicks of unknown variety from Tractor Supply which points out one of the problems: most working there, while they may be nice, aren't familiar with what they are selling. Aside form that it is a good, year around source of poultry and farm products. Our's carries Dumor BTW.
     

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