Wrong food.

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by hungry hen, Oct 7, 2014.

  1. hungry hen

    hungry hen New Egg

    Oct 7, 2014
    I am a hen on a farm. What is the best food that my owner can give me?
    I am unable to produce eggs. I get a mixture of chicken feed that my owner get from the local co-op.

    Please help???
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

    Nov 23, 2010
    St. Louis, MO
    So you are a meat bird that will be going to freezer camp in a few weeks? Tell us more about yourself.
    Breed, age, confined or free range?
    Last edited: Oct 7, 2014
  3. Bossroo

    Bossroo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 15, 2008
    Is the feed that your owner buys for you manufactured by the local co-op ? Inform your owner that buying your feed from a local co-op is more often then not have proper amount of protein nor enough minerals, vitamins, fats, enzymes or properly balanced micro nutrients as quite a few local soils are deficient of some or even all of these items. Inform your owner that buying from a reputable manufacturer of a properly balanced ration developed by nutritionists and has a complete list and guaranteed analysis of ingredients on a label on every bag is the wisest plan.. Soon you will become a rock star of the egg song. [​IMG]

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