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Healthy poultries lay delicious eggs, and you get healthy poultries from top quality poultry feed. While you can buy a huge bag of random food down at your neighborhood farm resource shop, you won't have any idea if it's right for your brood or not.
Discovering the appropriate food with the correct nutritional balance is crucial, but the experts at Mike's Feed Farm in (Exit 53 RT 287) 90 Hamburg Turnpike 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 tiny the pieces are. Additionally, they need a varied selection of nutrients in order to not only lay eggs but lay eggs that are nutritionally dense.
Chick starter and grower feed- These feeds are loaded with calories - particularly from protein - to help your chicks grow quickly, reinforcing their immune systems and improving their overall health and wellness. Grower feed is critical for good poundage and rapid development for durable, healthy chickens.
Layer feed- Flawlessly balanced for healthy chickens laying eggs on a normal basis, layer feed has a various nutritional make-up that consists of more calcium to stimulate proper egg production in newly laying chickens.
Flock raiser- This feed supplies balanced nutrition when you have a combined flock of poultries. Flock raiser feeds wonderful, basic nutrition to all manner of poultries without the enhanced micronutrient profiles of the other types of feed. Simply put, it's simply less complicated to use and still gives excellent nutrition.
Crumble and pellets- Chickens have a tendency to like tiny pellets and crumble to bigger pieces of food - they're simply less complicated to eat! Crumble is frequently the main presentation of flock raiser food, as it's very easy for chicks and poultries alike to consume and absorb.
Shell grit- Included in layer feed, shell grit has two functions - one, it aids the gizzard break down food correctly, and two, it includes added calcium to your chicken's diet. Calcium is essential for appropriate nutrition regardless, but it's especially important for egg-laying hens.
Corn- Cracked corn isn't a great feed - it's calorie-dense but not big on nutrition. Regardless, it's a nice treat for your chickens, it's really cheap and in a pinch, it can be used to feed your chickens if you've got absolutely nothing else handy.
If you've got poultry questions, we've got the answers- At Mike's Feed Farm, we understand birds. It's our delight to serve the NJ area, and with years of expertise and dedication to raising healthy fowl, you can trust us to supply the best products for your flock. Give us a call at (973) 839-7747 or come see us at our store and let us aid you feed your birds the excellent food for their needs.
Even though my purchase was available online, i chose to support the community and try this local brick/mortar store. I'm very glad i did. Everybody was helpful. Service was quick. Prices were good. And, i found out they support local pet adoption groups and are hosting a "big event" on Sunday September 26th, 2021. Home delivery is even available. Nice!