Feeding one pound chickens (2 weeks of age) higher protein levels will allow chicks to feather out faster, getting them ready to go outside sooner. Starter 22% needs to be fed with free choice grit and oyster shell. Fresh water should be available at all times.
Chicken Grower can also be used as a Starter/Grower at 0-5 weeks of age. This mix should be fed with free choice grit and oyster shell and fresh water.
Feed free choice at 5-8 weeks of age or until bird is at desired weight. Continue to offer grit and oyster shell. This can also be fed to birds that will be kept as layers. Feed through nine weeks of age.
Feed free choice - Layer has higher levels of calcium for harder shells when laying. Continue to offer grit and oyster shells with fresh water.
Premium Layer contains flax seed for an Omega 3 effect on eggs. It also contains more of a variety of grains to help sustain a longer and healthier life for your birds.
Mixed with 200 lbs of your own grain - intended for broiler birds.
Mixed with 400 lbs. of your own grain - extra calcium and vitamins for hard shells.
A certified organic product means that the food has been inspected by a third party agency to verify organic authenticity to the consumer. Several certification agencies exist across the country. These agencies inspect the product to ensure:
1. No harmful chemicals or prohibited substances have been applied to the field for at least three years.
2. Documentation that their operations follow strict standards to qualify for certification.
3. They have kept detailed records of their practices.
4. They use ecologically friendly methods and substances to improve the soil and control pests.
Blue Stem Enterprises, LLC
1565 280th Street
Webster City, IA 50595