How to Replace Soy in Chicken Feed?

Answer Soybeans provide protein to the diet of chickens. Usually added to chicken feed in the form of soybean meal, soybeans have a protein content of about 45 percent. Soybean meal is readily available, ... Read More »

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What Is the Difference Between Chicken Laying Feed & Chicken Scratch?

Egg-laying chickens have simple dietary needs. A healthy diet contains grains, greens, protein and calcium. However, finding the right feed to fulfill these needs can be confusing. Some chicken far... Read More »

How much feed does a chicken need?

For chickens raised for meat, you should feed 100 birds with 7 to 8 lbs. of feed per day. Small laying chickens will eat about 5 oz. per day. Feed laying chickens a bit more than that.Source:Poultr... Read More »

What is in chicken feed?

Like humans, chickens require a varied diet containing a variety of vitamins, minerals and proteins to remain healthy. Chickens fed with chicken feed that is not nutrient rich can become fat and ... Read More »

How much feed does a chicken eat per day?

A medium-sized hen eats an average of 1/4 pound of feed per day. As long as the feed is free from mold, chickens can be free fed. Chickens will not eat in the dark so do not feed at night.Source:Ho... Read More »