Grower Pellets – 4kg
A premium quality chicken feed for young chickens from 6 to 18 weeks of age (point of lay).
- A complete food for young chickens from 6 to 18 weeks of age
- Manufactured in micro pellet form so small, young chickens can eat and digest it easily
- Contains a coccidiostat to aid the prevention of coccidiosis
- Contains 16% minimum protein for healthy growth
A premium quality chicken feed for young chickens from 6 to 18 weeks of age (point of lay)
Peters Grower Pellets is a nutritionally balanced chicken feed specially formulated for layer pullets from 6 weeks of age until point of lay. It contains high quality ingredients with all the essential nutrients and vitamins for young chickens to grow into healthy, adult laying birds.
Peters Grower Pellets contains a linoleic acid level of 1.2% to ensure the hens’ reserves are high going into lay (linoleic acid is an important nutrient in the enhancement of egg size).
Manufactured in micro pellet form so small young chickens can eat and digest it easily.
Contains a coccidiostat to aid the prevention of coccidiosis – a common intestinal disease in poultry caused by the Eimeria parasite.
Peters Grower Pellets is a complete food for layer pullets. Feed from 6 weeks of age until point of lay. Ensure your pullets have unlimited access to the feed and clean, fresh water at all times.
How to feed your pet chickens Peters Grower Pellets:
Poultry self-feeders are a good way to ensure the feed is continuously available – place Peters Grower Pellets in a chicken feeder. You can also scatter your chickens’ daily amount on the ground to encourage them to scratch and find their food.
Weight: 4kg bag
Ingredients include a selection of the following:
Wheat, Triticale, Barley, Oats, Peas, Lupins, Lentils, Beans, Soyabean, Canola, Sunflower and products derived from these ingredients. Meat meal, Fish meal, Blood meal, Fat, Limestone, Di-calcium phosphate, Sodium bicarbonate, Salt, Lysine, Methionine, Threonine, Tryptophan, Antioxidant, Enzymes and Lasalocid sodium. Vitamins: A, D3, E, K, Riboflavin (B2), Niacin (B3), Pantothenate (B5), Pyridoxine (B6), Biotin (B7), Cobalamin (B12) and Choline. Minerals: Calcium, Phosphorus, Sodium, Chloride, Cobalt, Copper, Iodine, Iron, Manganese, Molybdenum, Selenium and Zinc.
Typical Analysis as fed per KG:
- Crude Protein (min) 16.0%
- Crude Fat (min) 2.5%
- Crude Fibre (max) 10.0%
- Salt (NaCl) (max added) 0.35%
- Linoleic Acid (min) 1.2%
- Lasalocid Sodium 100ppm
Where to buy: Available at selected pet and produce stores
When your young pullets are 18 weeks old, feed them a quality food for adult chickens such as Peters Free Range Poultry Mix. Start mixing Free Range Poultry mix with the Grower Pellets when your pullets reach about 17 weeks old. Gradually increase the amount so that by 18 weeks of age, your chickens are only eating Free Range Poultry mix. Your adult chickens will also be ready to try our healthy and delicious supplements such as:
- Peters Dried Mealworms
- Peters Energy Blocks with either Dried Mealworms or Herbs & Garlic
- Peters Porridge for Poultry
This feed contains Lasalocid sodium as an aid for the prevention of coccidiosis.
Do not feed to hens producing fertile eggs or game birds other than turkeys.
Do not feed to camelids, horses or other equids as it may be fatal.
- Meat: Pullets & Broilers – 3 days; Turkeys – nil
- Eggs: Birds laying eggs for human consumption or processing – 14 days