When do you switch feed

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Rhoades, Mar 26, 2017.

  1. Rhoades

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    Hello all, I was wondering when you switch from starter feed to regular feed? And any information in regards to feedings you think this beginner should have are greatly appreciated.
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  2. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener True BYC Addict

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    You can keep them on unmedicated starter, or multi flock indefinitely. You need to give them free access to calcium source around point of lay, or you can switch them to layer feed at POL.
     
  3. Rhoades

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    How will I know when point of lay will happen? Or just wait until an egg is produced?
     
  4. Folly's place

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    If you plan to switch to a layer feed, wait until everyone is in lay. Meanwhile, offer oyster shell on the side. Or feed an all-flock feed like Flock Raiser forever, like many of us do. Mary
     
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