Turkey Feed.

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Kennyog, Dec 13, 2009.

  1. Kennyog

    Kennyog Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 7, 2009
    Oak Grove
    What do you all feed your turkeys? Thank you in advance.
  2. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    Some people use Purina Flock Raiser.
  3. MandyH

    MandyH You'll shoot your eye out!

    Gamebird starter. We feed 30% but they make lower percentages that work fine.
  4. Lazy J Farms Feed & Hay

    Lazy J Farms Feed & Hay Chillin' With My Peeps

    We feed Homestead Turkey Starter for 10 weeks then Homestead Fast Grow o finish them. Both feeds are made by Hubbard Feeds and we have had great success with them.

    Homestead Poultry Feeds

  5. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    Turkey & Gamebird starter for 16 weeks,then freerange with 5 way scratch at hand & lots of veggie leftovers. They're as healthy as a Turk can be![​IMG]
  6. hunter1hall

    hunter1hall Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 28, 2009
    Mackville, Kentucky
    26% chick starter mixed with scratch and then throw in a couple handfulls of meal worms. They also get lots of boiled eggs and vitamins added to their water. Seems to work pretty good!
  7. Steve_of_sandspoultry

    Steve_of_sandspoultry Overrun With Chickens

    28% medicated game bird starter until about 16 weeks then 20% medicated start n grow until they go out with the flocks about 5 to 6 months old.

    We have our feed special mixed at a local feed mill and the "regular" feed is an 18% protein with 150 pounds of oyster shell mixed in per ton. Yes we buy chicken feed by the ton - our feed mill guy loves us [​IMG]

    During breeding/egg laying season we up the protien to 20%

    Steve in NC
  8. Kennyog

    Kennyog Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 7, 2009
    Oak Grove
    Thanks all for the replies!!

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