Healthy poultries lay delicious eggs, and you get healthy chickens from quality poultry feed. While you can purchase a big bag of random food down at your neighborhood farm resource store, you will not have any kind of concept if it's right for your brood or otherwise.
Discovering the best food with the appropriate nutritional balance is vital, but the specialists at The Critters & Me in 1403 Agua Fria St are here to help you locate the ideal food for your coop.
Chickens are somewhat omnivorous and voraciously opportunistic. They'll consume anything from grain to bugs, and even animal products relying on how tiny the pieces are. Additionally, they call for a diverse variety of nutrients in order to not only lay eggs but lay eggs that are nutritionally thick.
Chick starter and grower feed- These feeds are loaded with calories - particularly from healthy protein - to help your chicks grow quickly, bolstering their immune systems and enhancing their overall health and wellness. Grower feed is vital for decent poundage and fast development for durable, healthy poultries.
Layer feed- Perfectly stabilized for healthy chickens laying eggs on a normal basis, layer feed has a various nutritional structure that consists of more calcium to encourage proper egg creation in newly laying hens.
Flock raiser- This feed supplies well balanced nutrition when you have a mixed flock of poultries. Flock raiser feeds great, general nutrition to all type of poultries without the enhanced micronutrient profiles of the other sorts of feed. Simply put, it's simply much easier to use and still provides fantastic nutrition.
Crumble and pellets- Poultries have a tendency to choose little pellets and crumble to larger pieces of food - they're merely easier to eat! Crumble is frequently the key presentation of flock raiser food, as it's very easy for chicks and chickens alike to consume and absorb.
Shell grit- Included in layer feed, shell grit has two objectives - one, it assists the gizzard break down food properly, and 2, it adds extra calcium to your poultry's diet. Calcium is necessary for appropriate nutrition no matter, but it's particularly crucial for egg-laying chickens.
Corn- Cracked corn isn't a great feed - it's calorie-dense but not big on nutrition. No matter, it's a nice treat for your poultries, it's very inexpensive and in a pinch, it can be used to feed your poultries if you've got absolutely nothing else on hand.
If you've got chicken concerns, we've got the answers- At The Critters & Me, we know birds. It's our pleasure to serve the NM area, and with years of competence and commitment to raising healthy chicken, you can trust us to give the best products for your flock. Give us a call at (505) 982-5040 or come see us at our store and let us help you feed your birds the perfect food for their needs.