When to give scratch

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by chickencoop789, Sep 11, 2012.

  1. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When can I give my chicks sratch? They are three weeks old and are already getting greens and bugs.
     
  2. humphrey farms

    humphrey farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I didnt start my babies on scratch until they could free range around 4 mos. but others might tell you differently.
     
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    I give my chicks scratch and greens. When they are really small I grind it up fine to make it easier for them to eat.
     
  4. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think ill wait on the scratch. Can they have sunflower seeds?
     

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