what to feed

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by fishman65, Oct 7, 2009.

  1. fishman65

    fishman65 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok after 3 months of game bird and turkey starter now what should i start feeding my guineas. I have been giving them scratch and they love it but i don't thnk it is a complete feed. these are penned up guineas as there is too many predators out here to let them free range. I found that out the hard way by loosing 18 or 20 guineas in the first three months. should i give them grower and finisher for chickens or look for some turkey food? So what do you guys feed your guineas??
     
  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    Flock raiser? I don't have guinea but have hatched alot for other people I think this is what they feed. My thoughts.
     
  3. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Mine free range, but the feed that I give them (whether they eat it is another story) is flock raiser. They should be able to eat the same things that your chickens eat though.
     

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