Red Hen Chick Starter 30kg
Red Hen Chick starter has been formulated to be fed to a wide range of starting poultry such as meat bird and pullet chicks, waterfowl (ducklings and goslings), gamebirds (pheasants, quail, peacocks, guinea fowl, partridge) and turkey poults.
Red Hen Chick is nutritionally balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals to ensure strong growth, health and vitality in young chicks.
This nutritious diet is manufactured in micro crumble form for ease of consumption by small birds.
Red Hen Chick is a medication free diet.
For detailed feeding recommendations refer to Red Hen Feeding Recommendations.
Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times.
Red Hen Chick is formulated from a selection of the following ingredients: Wheat, triticale, barley, oats, peas, lupins, lentils, beans, soyabean, canola, sunflower and products derived from these ingredients. Meatmeal, fish meal, blood meal, fat, limestone, di-calcium phosphate, potassium carbonate, sodium bicarbonate, salt, lysine, methionine, threonine, tryptophan, antioxidant, and enzymes.
Vitamins: A, D3, E, K, thiamine (B1), riboflavin (B2), pantothenate (B5), pyridoxine (B6), B12, niacin, folic acid, biotin and choline.
Minerals: Calcium, phosphorus, sodium, chloride, cobalt, copper, iodine, iron, manganese, molybdenum, selenium and zinc.
Analysis (as fed)
Protein (min) 23.0%
Fat (min) 5.0%
Fibre (max) 6.5%
Salt (max added) 0.35%
Laucke Mills FeedSafe® Certification
The SFMCA (Stock Feed Manufacturers’ Council of Australia) operates FeedSafe® as the Quality Assurance Accreditation Program for the Australian stock feed industry.
All full (active manufacturer) members of the SFMCA are required to comply with FeedSafe® to retain their Association membership. The central aspect of FeedSafe® is a Code of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), which has been developed in conjunction with the Chief Veterinary Officers within each State, and the final document has Primary Industries Ministerial Council endorsement.
FeedSafe® requires feed manufacturers to meet minimum standards in relation to:
· Premises and mill buildings
· Personnel training and qualifications
· Plant and equipment
· Raw material sourcing and purchasing
· Raw material quality and storage
· Feed formulation and manufacturing
· Product labelling
· Loading, transport and delivery to clients
· Product inspection, sampling and testing
· Customer complaint investigation
FeedSafe® is a program aimed at increasing the commitment of the Australian stock feed industry to quality assurance & risk mitigation in the manufacture and use of animal feeds. The SFMCA through FeedSafe® has recognised the need for a broader industry approach to feed & food safety and is providing greater security of supply to Australia’s livestock industries.