From the age of 6-8 weeks to 18-21 weeks chicks need a special diet to develop into fully grown healthy chickens. Marriage's Growers Pellets will give chicks this essential kickstart to provide them with all the necessary vitamins and minerals. Included in these essential minerals is Selenium which supports the body's antioxidant defence system and helps maintain a healthy metabolism and Zinc to aid digestion and for muscle growth and repair.
Where should the Marriages Organic Poultry Growers Pellets be fed?
The mix can be fed as a scratch feed or in a separate feeder. Scatter the food on the ground as all poultry enjoy a good forage. It not only keeps them busy and entertained, but increases their exercise to ease boredom, as stress can have a detrimental effect on hens causing them to pull their feathers out.
Chicks do not have any teeth and need the correct flint grit to break down the fibre in their food. Therefore, it is essential that some form of insoluble grit is provided as the better the food is chewed and absorbed the better quality of chicken you will end up with.
The feed must be kept dry or it will spoil.
Organic Wheat, Organic soya expeller, Organic wheatfeed, Organic maize, Maize gluten meal, Monocalcium phosphate, Calcium carbonate, Vitamin and mineral premix, Salt 95.91% of the feed materials are of agricultural origin, of these 97.1% are organically produced and 2.9% are from non-organic production.
Crude Oil: 3.2%
Crude Protein: 17.5%
Crude Fibre: 3.7%
Crude Ash: 5.5%
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