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piggy

  • Joined Oct 2008
What do Quail eat?
« on: August 18, 2010, 09:25:32 pm »
Bought some Quail today,will they be ok with chick crumb?

Thanks
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sam.t

  • Joined Mar 2009
  • goole east yorkshire
Re: What do Quail eat?
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2010, 10:19:34 pm »
we have some quail that we bread and they eat chick crumbs (5 weeks old) and not had any probs with them
sam :chook: :goat:

bamford6

  • Guest
Re: What do Quail eat?
« Reply #2 on: August 19, 2010, 10:18:53 am »
i think qual are a better bet than chickins redey to lay 6 weeks cocks for supper and lots off people wonting the eggs chick crumbs fine as well as bird seed millitt and meal worms and eney frute lettice i have 50 hens at the mo Coturnix Quail

sam.t

  • Joined Mar 2009
  • goole east yorkshire
Re: What do Quail eat?
« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2010, 11:51:37 am »
i think qual are a better bet than chickins redey to lay 6 weeks cocks for supper and lots off people wonting the eggs chick crumbs fine as well as bird seed millitt and meal worms and eney frute lettice i have 50 hens at the mo Coturnix Quail
how do you get rid of your eggs we carnt fined anyone intrested round where we live ours are japanese
sam :chook: :goat:

bamford6

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Re: What do Quail eat?
« Reply #4 on: August 19, 2010, 09:16:06 pm »
i sell 12 eggs  for 2 pound the order with the butcher is food for us .better bet than chickins they make 5 pound each sell 10 at a time

 

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