White Cornish Rocks ... feeding ?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by zekii, May 15, 2011.

  1. zekii

    zekii Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wife just ordered some White cornish rocks for June 2nd YIKES [​IMG], I better get going on the chicken tractor.
    What type of feed do you use for meat birds ? I would prefer too use non-medicated, but probably could start them on medicated.

    Clint

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    Last edited: May 15, 2011
  2. littlegorb

    littlegorb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=475864
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    topic was started in march, some helpful tidbits for you. i start mine on chick starter/ developer from bomgaar's. they get scraps, and i also dig up unwanted grass from garden area and feed that. they are pigs and will eat anything. i have 11 and do pretty well supplying them with leftovers to supplement the finisher they are on now at 5 weeks.
     
  3. KatyTheChickenLady

    KatyTheChickenLady Bird of A Different Feather

    Dec 20, 2008
    Boise, Idaho
    I feed mine Purina Flock Raiser start to finish. Seems to take them about a week longer on it but I have no flips.
     

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