Mixed corn should be fed in the afternoon, it allows the birds time to take on pellets in the morning as they will digest the corn overnight. Corn is high in fat which is good for feeding during winter months especially, its gives the birds more energy and will keep their body temperature at a steady level.
Corn is best fed by scattering on the ground. The chickens will love scratching for the corn keeping them busy and active. You should feed around 1 handful per bird per day.
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Once opened, this feed should be kept in a cool, dry area. A storage container would be ideal.
Ideally fed as an additional treat for the birds to peck at in the afternoon. Mixed corn should not be used in place of a balanced pellet. It should be used as a treat and as part of a balanced diet.
The Corn is very fattening but this can also be very useful especially during winter months when the birds need more energy to keep warm.
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