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How to Mix Chicken Feeds and Reduce the Cost by 50%

How to Mix Chicken Feeds and Reduce the Cost by 50%

Poultry
People who know how to mix chicken feeds are enjoying lower feed costs and at the same time allowing them to explore other feed alternatives. Raising chickens is costly especially if you are feeding your flock with 100% of commercial feeds. With an average cost of P30/kg of feeds, if you have a layer, your profit is not that much. Previously we published lists of plants and greens that can be a support to your commercial feeds. In this article, we are going to give you more tips on how to feed your chickens and reduce costs by 50% to 60% without compromising growth and quality. Back in the 90s’ during my teenage years, our family grew a lot of native chickens in our hometown in Negros Occidental. We always had around 100 native chickens roaming around our house. My father never bough...