Yellow and white poultry feed bag with two chickens and a turkey
Tag: 101343 · Form: Crumble · Weight: 50 lb

The Chicken Starter Crumble offers baby chicks all the protein, energy, vitamins, and balanced minerals they need to grow into healthy, hardy layers.

Features:Benefits:
Nutritious Balanced Formula Formulated to meet the National Research Council’s requirements of laying type   chickens from day of hatch to six weeks of age. This allows chicks to start fast and grow rapidly.
This feed is non-medicated.  
Guaranteed Lysine and Methionine Levels Protein is made up of building blocks known as amino acids.  The first limiting amino acids are lysine and methionine.  Typically, if the requirement for these amino acids is met, the requirements for other amino acids are met as well.
Pelleted or Crumbled Provide producers choice and ease of feeding.
Yeast Culture Increased digestibility of feed, providing more energy to the growing chick.
Mannanoligosaccharides Bind pathogenic bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract helping to prevent illness and enhancing the immune system.  Improves digestion efficiency.
Vitamin E Supplement Works with selenium to produce antioxidants and helps to maintain membrane integrity.
Organic Trace Minerals Primary benefit is superior ability to be absorbed and utilized by the growing chick.  Aid in the reduction of free radicals therefore boosting immune function to aid in the prevention of illness.  Increase energy utilization.
Organic Selenium More biologically active and more readily absorbed than inorganic selenium for the growing chick, which can in turn increase productivity.  Key component in the production of many antioxidants, helping to increase disease resistance.
Sodium Calcium Aluminosilicate Lessens the effect of potential mycotoxins.

A complete feed for starting laying type chickens from day of hatch to 6 weeks of age.

Feeding Directions:

Feed free choice to chicks from day 0 to six weeks of age. This feed can safely be fed to older birds. Grain can gradually be added to the diet, as the chicks grow to older birds. Grain can gradually be added to the diet, as the chicks grow larger. Make sure feed is available at all times. This feed will also meet the requirements of broiler chicks from 3 weeks to 8 weeks.
 
This ration does not meet the requirements of broiler chicks less than 3 weeks old. A higher level of protein and vitamins is required. Feed Hi-Pro Turkey and Game Bird starter to this type of chick.

Helpful Hints:

Purchase quality chicks from a reputable supplier.  Remember chickens available today are bred for specific purposes such as laying or meat.  Purchase birds for your desired end product.  Fresh clean water is the most important nutrient.  Keep waterers clean.  Sanitation is the best-known prevention of disease and parasites.  Clean the house thoroughly between groups of poultry, maintain dry litter, and provide sufficient floor space. 

Guaranteed Analysis:

Crude Protein (min) 21.0% Calcium (min) 0.7%
Lysine (min) 1.1% Calcium (max) 1.1%
Methionine (min) 0.4% Phosphorous  0.7%
Crude Fat (min) 3.5% Salt (min) 0.4%
Crude Fiber (max) 6.0% Salt (max) 0.8%

Warehoused In:

  • Cheyenne, OK
  • Friona, TX