what is the ratio of sugar to a gallon of water(for new chicks)

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chixie, Oct 1, 2009.

  1. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    how much sugar for a gaollon of water?
     
  2. nature nut

    nature nut Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've never used the sugar water but have heard several people say they put 1 tsp in the quart chick waterer. I've just made sure they drank water and given them some scrambled eggs.
     
  3. catdaddyfro

    catdaddyfro Overrun With Chickens

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    I use Karo syrup. It mixes easier. About 2 tbs. to a gallon.
     
  4. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    thank you...I probably won't need it.. they are all doing great.... even eating out of my hand and climbing in it...,
     

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