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What type of feed?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by chickenscratch, Aug 23, 2007.

  1. chickenscratch

    chickenscratch Out Of The Brooder

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    My chickens are almost 4 months old. When do I change their feed from grower to the other type (lay egging feed?)
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    You can wait till they start laying or 18-20 weeks, whichever comes first.
     
  3. schmism

    schmism Chillin' With My Peeps

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    an issues with mixing the left over of grower with laying mix once they start laying?
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    You can do it half and half at first to ease them into it, then just go straight layer.
     

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