Vitamin supplementation for layers

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by KFDiesel, Jun 23, 2007.

  1. KFDiesel

    KFDiesel Hatching

    Jun 23, 2007
    Does anyone have any experience providing vitamin supplementation to layers. Like magnesium since it compliments calcium uptake, or vitamin E to enrich the eggs. These are just examples I made up dont know if they work or are healthy for my chickens. Any suggestions based on facts?
  2. Bailey

    Bailey In the Brooder

    May 20, 2007
    Weaubleau, MO
    I keep it simple- Don't need to reinvent the wheel-

    Chick starter, pasture & bugs for the chicks

    Layer pellets & free range- for the girls-

    Gamebird grower , pasture & extra bugs- for the meat birds

    Gamebird and bugs for the roosters

    Treats- wild bird seed , garden trimmings and maggots

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