DooKashi

Chicken Doo-Doo Driving You Cuckoo? Try DooKashi.

We love DooKashi. Never did we think that we would be so enamored by a company whose focus is eliminating animal poo odors, but what can we say, they’re doing it right! It’s why we’re so excited to now offer their DooKashi Poultry Brooder & Coop Deodorizer through our website. This awesome deodorizer will rid…

Grow, Grow, Grow Your Flock … with Organic Grower Feed

We’re well into spring, which means that many people are well into raising their chicks. The downy fluff is being replaced by more defined feathers that will help them stay warm as they become more adventurous and roam about to forage. As their bodies grow and change, so do their nutritional needs. This next phase…

Scratch and Peck wins award from humane society

Scratch and Peck Feeds and the Whatcom Humane Society: A Perfect Match

We connected with the Whatcom Humane Society almost immediately after opening our facility in Bellingham in 2010. “I’ve always been an animal lover,” says Diana Ambauen-Meade, our owner and CEO. “It made sense to help where we can.” As sponsors, our staff is often seen at community events such as the annual Whatcom Humane Society gala and…

Certified B Corp

We’ve Gone Hardcore B Corp!

You may already know that transparency is a central tenant of our mission at Scratch and Peck Feeds. We believe a great way to keep us moving toward our goals is to show you exactly what we are doing to reach them.  Just like a good diet plan, nothing holds your feet to the fire…

The Good, the Bad, and the Glyphosate

It’s no secret that we are exposed to an unknown combination of chemicals every day through the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the products we use. Did you know that chemicals also sneak into the food we eat? If you have tuned into the clean food movement, chances are you’ve heard of…

Hatching Education from Day 1

This spring we have partnered with Mother Earth News to bring attention to how to hatch your own eggs into tiny fluff balls of delight. We started the season with Organic from Day 1 – a campaign about feeding baby chicks and ducklings organic, non-medicated feed from the beginning to ensure optimal health for your…

Feed ’em Organic from Day 1

Most people generally accept that they have the option to choose organic when it comes to the food on their table. In fact, as more people seek authenticity and trust in the food they buy for their families, sales of organic products continue to grow upwards of 10% year-over-year.  Similarly, the trend for growing or…

Diatomaceous Earth

We’re Bidding Adieu to Diatomaceous Earth

It’s no secret that here at Scratch and Peck we are strong proponents of using natural remedies to treat our animals, which was one reason we had added Diatomaceous Earth (DE) to our Cluckin’ Good line of supplements. DE is comprised of porous sediment that forms from the fossilized remains of diatoms. The tiny diatom…

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Keeping Focus on Made in the USA

This year, we are making our move to a bigger facility in Burlington, WA that will allow us to meet the growing demand for clean, whole grain feeds. Even though this expansion will require new and bigger equipment, we continue to hold true to our values of supporting local economies and buying goods manufactured in…

Make a Clean (Feed) Start in 2017

New year, new goals. This year Scratch and Peck Feeds resolves to take a stronger stance on organic outreach, including an even stronger approach to uniting with others to demand a clean food chain from start to finish. Lofty? Nah. Lofty is starting a Certified Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified animal feed company that works directly…