Category: Kinds of feeds

Types of Chicken Feed Every Poultry Farmer Should Know

Human beings and chickens have actually long existed on earth. We have actually domesticated the chickens for the human requirements. However throughout the time, the method we feed chickens has actually altered. Throughout the old times, individuals will simply leave the chickens around and let the chickens feed themselves. Although some individuals still do that today, …

Important Factors to Keep in Mind When Making Your Own Poultry Feeds

As we have stated severally in numerous other articles, poultry feeding is the single largest cost in poultry production. It accounts for between 65% to 70% of the total cost of production. That is where many small scale farmers and larger commercial enterprises are now opting to formulate their own poultry feeds. If you have all …

Types of Poultry Feeds

As a beginner poultry farmer, making sense of the various types of the commercial poultry feeds can be a little confusing. You have probably heard of the chick mash, growers mash, finisher mash, post-finisher mash or layer’s mash. Or you have probably heard of the medicated versus unmedicated mash. The various kinds of jargon used in …