Feeding Guide for Chickens: From Baby Chicks to Hens

Feed them a starter feed high in protein for proper growth and development.

Baby Chicks

Provide a balanced layer feed that contains essential nutrients like calcium for egg production.

Layer Hens

Ensure chickens have access to clean, fresh water at all times. Hydration is crucial for their health.

Fresh Water

Supplement their diet with occasional treats like fruits, vegetables, and grains for added nutrition and variety.


Offer poultry grit to help chickens digest their food properly and aid in the grinding process in their gizzard.


Provide crushed oyster shells or calcium supplements to support strong eggshells and prevent calcium deficiency.

Calcium Source

Allow chickens to forage in a safe and supervised environment to find insects, grass, and seeds, enriching their diet.

Natural Foraging

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