When can I switch from chick feed - Pullet grower?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by cluckcluckluke, Feb 4, 2014.

  1. cluckcluckluke

    cluckcluckluke Overrun With Chickens

    My 5 chicks are about a month old now ( have broody mothers ) and I am just wondering when I can feed them pullet grower?

    I am getting a big bag of pullet grower anyway ( for my adult hens ) so that's why I am asking. I still have a bag of chick feed to that I can wean the chicks off it by mixing half and half.

    Thanks in advance, Lucas[​IMG].
  2. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Overrun With Chickens

    Oct 16, 2010
    NEK, VT
    I think labels recommend at 6 weeks. If the protein levels are the same you can transition now.
  3. cluckcluckluke

    cluckcluckluke Overrun With Chickens

    Thanks Eggs head[​IMG].
  4. Mahlzeit

    Mahlzeit Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 16, 2007
    Long Island NY
    I usually switch over at about 8 weeks of age.

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