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Feeds For laying hens

For laying hens

Feed for chicken is balanced to fully meet their physiological needs for growth and ensure the best preservation. For the normal growth , development and production of poultry, feed must contain a proper balance of protein, fat, carbohydrates, and also minerals and vitamins.

 

Depending on the age of young chickens, feed is produced for the following feeding periods:

 

Complete feed for laying hens:

  • Growing I (weeks 17-45)
  • Growing II (weeks 46-65)
  • Growing III (more than 65 weeks)

Indicators

weeks 17-45

weeks 46-45

more than 65 weeks

Metabolic energy, MJ/kg

11.7

11.6

11.5

Protein content, per cent

17.0

16.0

15.0

Crude fiber, per cent

6.0

7.0

7.0

Calcium, per cent

3.3

3.6

3.8

Phosphorus, per cent

0.6

0.6

0.55

Sodium, per cent

0.12 – 0.25

0.12 – 0.25

0.12 – 0.25

Methionine, per cent

0.40

0.38

0.34