Feeding advice for chicken (breeding and showing)
Eggs: give at least 6 – 8 weeks before you gather the hatching eggs (but preferably all year round)716 fancy chicken breeder mashor 717 fancy chicken breeder pellet give no supplements to prevent fattiness give white animals 80% 703 white feathers starterpellet (2mm) and 20% wheat and grit.
Chicks : give chicks from their first day on 701 fancy chick startermash or 702 fancy chick starterpellet (2mm) give white animals till laying 703 white feathers starterpellet (2mm) give breeds with difficult early development 3 weeks long 1075 alfastart chick make sure there’s enough warmth and oxygen provide Garvo chick feed up till the 10th to 12th week. From then on, depending on the breeding characteristics, hens and cocks should be separately cared for.
Breeding Cocks: give cockerels from 10 – 12 weeks old 723 fancy cockerel grower pellet until the shows. This cockerel pellet contains extra carotene for a beautiful yellow leg color if this extra carotene is not desired for the breed, then feed 702 fancy chick starterpellet (2mm) till after the shows for white feathered animals there is 703 white feathers starterpellet (2mm) and 725 cockerel grower white feather.
Breeding Hens: give hens from 10 – 12 weeks old until their first egg 714 fancy young hen grower pellet or 715 fancy young hen grower mash. 714 and 715 contain extra carotene for enhancing the yellow leg color if the extra carotene is not desired in the breed, give 702 fancy starter chick minipellet (2mm) until they lay give white feathered animals703 white feathers starterpellet.
Breeding Heavy & Fighting Breeds: add about 1/3 part 1075 alfastart chick to 701 or 702 fancy chick starterpellet (2mm) or to 714, 715, 723 fancy cockerel growing pellet or give 1080 alfamix chick.
During Show Season: give hens and cocks additional feed using 10 – 15% 704 mixed corn special. This contains extra sunflowerseeds for even more shine when the hens are fully laying, switch over tobreeder feed plus 15% 704 mixed corn special. The change in feeding keeps the animals in good condition for showing.
Outside of Showing Season: keep the breeders in perfect condition with 716 fancy chicken breeder mash or 717 fancy chicken breeder pellet give no supplementation to prevent fattiness. Lean hens start laying more easily.
Composition: maize, soya dehulled extracted toasted, wheat, maize gluten feed, dehydrated alfalfa meal, soja oil, brewer's yeast, shell grit, lecithin, softacid
Analytical Constituents/kg: crude protein 18,7 %, crude fat 4,8 %, crude fiber 4,9 %, crude ash 6,5 %, calcium 11,12 g, phosphorus 6,47 g, sodium 1,63 g, lysin 8,96 g, methionin 4,08 g
Addition/kg Vitamins: 3a672a Vitamin(e) A 10000 IE, E671 Vitamin(e) D3 2000 IE, 3a700 Vitamin(e) E 87 mg
Addition/kg Traces: E4 copper (Cu-chelate of glycine hydrate) 13 mg, E6 zinc (Zn-chelate of glycine hydrate) 47 mg, E5 manganese (Mn-chelate of glycine hydrate) 94 mg, E1 iron (Fe-sulphate, monohydrate) 67 mg, iodine (calcium iodate anhydrous 3b202) 1 mg, E8 Selenium (Se-organic CNCM 1-3399 no. 3b8.12) 0.15 mg