Healthy chickens lay tasty eggs, and you get healthy chickens from top quality chicken feed. While you can buy a big bag of random food down at your local farm resource shop, you won't have any kind of idea if it's right for your brood or otherwise.
Discovering the right food with the appropriate nutritional balance is critical, but the professionals at Flying M Feed & Pet Grocery in 13225 Farm to Market Rd 529 #108 are here to help you locate the excellent food for your coop.
Poultries are rather omnivorous and voraciously opportunistic. They'll consume anything from grain to bugs, and even animal products relying on how little the pieces are. Additionally, they need 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 assist your chicks grow rapidly, bolstering their immune systems and improving their general health and wellness. Grower feed is vital for respectable weight and quick growth for durable, healthy poultries.
Layer feed- Completely balanced for healthy hens laying eggs on a normal basis, layer feed has a various nutritional make-up that consists of more calcium to stimulate proper egg creation in newly laying hens.
Flock raiser- This feed provides balanced nutrition when you have a mixed flock of chickens. Flock raiser feeds fantastic, basic nutrition to all type of poultries without the optimized micronutrient profiles of the other sorts of feed. Simply put, it's simply much easier to use and still gives great nutrition.
Crumble and pellets- Chickens tend to like small pellets and crumble to larger pieces of food - they're merely much easier to consume! Crumble is frequently the main presentation of flock raiser food, as it's very easy for chicks and chickens alike to consume and digest.
Shell grit- Included in layer feed, shell grit has 2 functions - one, it assists the gizzard break down food correctly, and two, it includes added calcium to your chicken's diet. Calcium is required for proper nutrition no matter, but it's especially vital 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 chickens, it's rather affordable and in a pinch, it can be used to feed your chickens if you've got nothing else handy.
If you've got chicken concerns, we've got the solutions- At Flying M Feed & Pet Grocery, we know birds. It's our pleasure to serve the TX area, and with years of experience and commitment to raising healthy chicken, you can trust us to offer the most effective products for your flock. Give us a call at (832) 406-7580 or come see us at our store and let us assist you feed your birds the best food for their demands.