Chick runs

The chick is moved to a chick run any the tape in removed at 4 days old, it stays in this run until it is 2 – 3 months old. During the day, ft the weather in not too cold or windy, we open the outside doors and let the chicks roam the outside run. The inside run in covered with straw which is changed as necessary. Newly hatched chicks, maintain temperature of 90 to 95oF. The brooder boxes for chicks 1 to 3 days old should be about 1 feet height and 2 X 3 or 3 X 4 feet in area per 10 chicks.

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