what is the best type of feeder for my chick brooder?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by tbridegroom, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. tbridegroom

    tbridegroom Out Of The Brooder

    I plan on raising a couple hundred chicks next year so im in the process of building brand new brooders im tired of totes or dog crates.....so im looking for the best chick feeder im not a fan of the throf types im using now ...I was thinking PVC pipe feeder or the wooden slanted box type ....please help im trying to make my brooders the best chick and human friendly I can
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    PVC would be the easiest to keep clean and free of mold, etc., but I read they don't always feed / flow well -- I don't have one, would research well here if I were going to build one.

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