What type of chicken feed to feed true flying mallards?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by rooster brandon., Dec 30, 2010.

  1. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What type of feed would i feed true flying mallards like layer feed grower or what there just old enough to breed this spring?
     
  2. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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  3. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The only thing i have here is a Farmers co-op well and tractor supply but there high on there feed.But what type of chicken feed could i give them?
    Oh and if you clip true flying mallards wings can they still fly?
     
  4. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh sorry i didn't read all of post it said game bird feed well what type like layer or a type of grower or chick feed but there old enough to breed if that helps.
     
  5. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    If you have drakes and not just hens, get some kind of maintenance feed and then leave a bowl out with crushed oyster shell for the girls. They will munch on the shells as needed.
     
  6. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is maintenance feed im kinda catching on except maintenance feed what is that?Oh and i do have drakes......
     
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  7. Wifezilla

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    Maintenance/grower. Different manufacturers call it different things.
     
  8. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    Just make sure it is un-medicated.
     
  9. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What chicken grower is that what your talking about?If so im good if not im all confused....>_<
     
  10. Wifezilla

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    Just go to the feed store and see what they have. Post the info here and we will help you pick.
     

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