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What’s the Difference Between 16% and 18% Protein Layer Feeds

2019-01-10T06:39:11+00:00Chicken care, Feed information, Poultry Feed|0 Comments

Throughout the lifetime of your chickens, their dietary needs will change. When they’re little and still developing, they need a high protein feed that supports their rapid growth and developing feathers. As development slows and your chicks grow into pullets (chickens that haven’t reached laying age), their protein requirement decreases. Once laying age is reached, ...

The Wonderful World of Mini Pigs

2018-08-30T09:52:17+00:00Feed information, Mini Pigs|5 Comments

An Interview with Sandra Giannini, from SoCalMiniPigs.com and a Mini Pigs Breeder Co-op Certified Breeder.   How did you get into breeding mini pigs and how long have you been breeding them? I got a mini pig as a pet and my affinity for pigs grew from there. I was able to train her with ease — she ...

Feeding a Mixed Flock

2018-07-05T08:09:02+00:00Chicken care, Feed information, Poultry Feed|1 Comment

Your flock — all lovely ladies of laying age. But then chicken math gets the best of you and you find yourself with chicks, which grow into pullets, and wait, did one of those pullets just crow? Now you’ve found yourself with chickens of different ages, plus a rooster, and a flock with differing nutritional ...

Your Mini Pigs Deserve Grand Feasts!

2018-06-20T16:09:19+00:00Feed information|0 Comments

Mini pigs are known by many names, including Teacup, Nano, Micro, and Pixie. They are unique, beloved members of the swine family, and mini pig owners who have opened their homes and hearts to them are looking for a healthy organic option to sustain the life and vitality of their pets. The small stature of ...

Optimizing Scratch and Peck Feeds for Your Animals

2018-10-24T13:21:35+00:00Chicken care, Feed information, Poultry Feed, Tips and Tricks|6 Comments

We provide guidelines to help you optimize our feeds, treats, and supplements for your animals. Many factors can affect using animal feeds, including breed, age, and quantity of animals. Even climate (think heat and humidity in Georgia vs. cold and snow in Alaska) and finicky animals (just like humans!) can impact feed usage. But in ...