Posts Tagged ‘brooder’

Our chicks are now approximately five and three weeks old (if you recall we have two varieties: Araucanas and Golden Comets). We recently made another trip to the local feed store to get some more chick food. The twenty-five pound bag we purchased when we bought the chicks is almost all gone already, so we purchased another three twenty-five pound bags of non-medicated chick food. This should last them until they are ready to go outside and eat “layer” feed.

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Our little chicks are doing quite well in their brooder.  We change the water a few times a day as they do get shredded paper (and occasionally poop) in it.  We also replenish the food as needed. The chicks walk around the box, hop up on the roosts, cluck, and just hangout.  We take them […]

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