What kind of feed???

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by Bessie1994Snider, Feb 12, 2011.

  1. Bessie1994Snider

    Bessie1994Snider Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We are going to be getting 25 meaties in a few weeks, and I was wondering what to feed them step by step. Like do we feed them chick starter at first, and what after that? I know they need a higher protein feed other than that I'm not sure. [​IMG]
     
  2. OkChickens

    OkChickens Orpingtons Are Us

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    I am getting 50 in a few weeks. I was told to use gamebird starter and then grower at 3-4 weeks.

    -Nate
     
  3. Bessie1994Snider

    Bessie1994Snider Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok I will simple yay [​IMG] !!!
     
  4. terri9630

    terri9630 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use turkey and gamebird the whole time.
     
  5. Bessie1994Snider

    Bessie1994Snider Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hmm I will have to decide later on I guess [​IMG] .
     
  6. mstricer

    mstricer Overrun With Chickens

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    I use non-medicated Purina Start and Grow. It is 18% and you can feed it to them all the up till you slaughter. Too much protein and they have leg issues. Mine last year did a lot of free ranging, with no leg problems. Some of the roosters weighed up too 9 lbs.
     

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