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  • Drinkers | Laymour Poultry Farm

    Drink-O-Matic Always clean drinking water available in this 12lt nipple bucket. Great on hot days if a bottle of frozen water is placed in bucket to keep water cool Adjustable suspension hanger included, 3 niples in base The nipples are easily operated by various-size chicks or poultry Suitable for all poultry and rabbits Dimensions: 32cm diameter x 39cm high Made in Holland Already assembled at Laymour for no extra cost Drink-O-Matic Ideal for small chicks, they discover from day one where their water supply is Easy-to-refill bottle thanks to hinged lid Leak-free nipple keeps the litter clean and dry Supplied with mounting clip to attach inside or outside the cage and is height adjustable Made in Holland Plastic Tankstand 31 litre translucent plastic to quickly check fill levels Fills from the top with a removable lid for easy filling and easy cleaning Elevated from the ground to reduce contamination High capacity drinker, perfect for when you're away for extended times Already assembled at Laymour for no extra cost Plastic Tripod 31 litre raised bowl to reduce contamination High capacity drinker, perfect for when you're away for extended times Easy to fill or carry with removable vacuum sealed screw top lid Features a stopper to shut off water supply Already assembled at Laymour for no extra cost Ballast Low Pressure Bell Drinker Big suspension waterer working on the ballasting principle As water is taken, the load lightens and the valve system lets water in again This waterer is ideal for up to 300 chicks, 150 layers or as a home-breeder waterer Adjustable water level 10mm water connection Dish diameter is 37cm and height is 55cm overall Crown Delivery Line Assy As supplied with Crown auto-fill drinkers Comprising 1.5mt delivery tube with connector-nut one end and pipe-connector on the other The pipe-connector also incorporates an on/off valve Suitable for connection on any 15mm or 20mm water pipe Plastic Drinkers 1lt, 4lt and 8lt sleeve style plastic drinkers Remove base, tip drinker upside down, add water, re-attach base, turn upright and use Includes a wire handle and can be hung when necessary UV Treated Plastic Drinker with legs 4 litre sleeve style plastic drinker with built-in extendable legs to raise the drinker off the ground, two heights to select from Alternatively, the drinker can sit at ground level having the ability to fold the legs under the drinker Includes a wire handle and can be hung when necessary Remove base, tip drinker upside down, add water, re-attach base, turn upright and use UV stabilised Stainless Steel Drinker 5 litre high grade 304 stainless steel to prevent rust Cheaper imitations are made from 201 stainless steel and contain manganese which is a lower grade stainless steel and when used long-term in wet or salty air, those drinkers will rust however, 304 grade stainless steel will not rust Stainless Steel Drinker 9 litre high grade 304 stainless steel to prevent rust Cheaper imitations are made from 201 stainless steel and contain manganese which is a lower grade stainless steel and when used long-term in wet or salty air, those drinkers will rust however, 304 grade stainless steel will not rust 2-Piece Water Bottle Drinker 15 litre bottle suitable for large poultry, cats, dogs and other pets Simply fill bottle with water, fit the base over opening of upright bottle then flip complete 2-piece set over to stand on stainless steel base Replacement Bottles Spare new and used 15 litre bottles available PVC Pipe Nipple Waterer 5 litre waterer suitable for chicks, chickens, pigeons, quail, ducks, geese and all other birds Red cups are made from quality material with stainless springs Fit to wall, hanging brackets supplied Water stays clean Can be custom made to measure Style of nipple cup may vary Portable Nipple Drinker Convenient 15 litre portable waterer with two nipples Position or hang at a height that the chickens can easily reach the nipples Do not position too low as they will be unable to get to the water Auto Fill Drinker with float 20 litre, fully automatic waterer when you connect your garden hose to the float valve installed on the side of this bucket Eliminates the need to keep checking the water level When water drops to a certain level, the bucket auto-fills Gives you peace-of-mind when you're away for extended times Style of nipple cup may vary Plastic Float Valve Auto-fill water when level drops to a certain level, gives you peace-of-mind control Suitable for use on pool, spa, water tank, water trough for livestock, etc Suits ABD10, ABD20 and ABD30 auto drinkers Easy to install Auto Hose Extension This 1.5 metre hose with fittings is used to attach to the ABD10, ABD20 and ABD30 automatic drinkers to taps Includes all required fittings to attach ABD10 - 2.5lt S/Steel Auto Driner with Float High quality Italian plastic float assembly Release valve in base 2.5lt capacity ABD20 - 5lt Nylon Auto Drinker with Float High quality Italian plastic float assembly Release valve in base 5.0lt capacity ABD30 - 9lt Nylon Auto Drinker with Float Stainless Steel cover over float assembly High quality Italian plastic float assembly Release valve in base 9.0lt capacity 25mm Nipple Drinking Cups Each time the chicken pecks the nipple, water drips into their mouth automatically The cup keeps the water from dropping onto the floor, so it stays dry and clean This type of nipple system provides clean water Use for chickens, broilers, quail etc Watertight, easy to use and install Auto Nipple Cups Float Style 1/8" thread use a 3/8" drill, sealing screw cap and gasket Suitable for chicks, chickens, pigeons, quail, ducks, geese and other birds Made from quality material with stainless spring Durable and sturdy Red Nipple Waterer 360° high-quality stainless-steel nipple, rust proof Chicks learn from day one to drink from these nipples Suitable for ducks and chickens of all ages Bayonet Spring Nipple Drinker Valve opening - water drips when chickens peck at the nipple 360° nipple style design Connect to PVC pipe or water container Watertight, quick and easy to install No need for glue 23cm Drinking Trough Transform empty bottles into convenient waterers Fits most plastic soft drink containers Suitable for adult poultry Ideal for dispensing correct dosage of wormers, coccidiosis solutions and all other soluble medications Simple to assemble, just fill your preferred bottle with water and attach it to the base Autralian Made - Recycled Plastic

  • The Laymour Story | Laymour Poultry Farm

    Farm Fresh Eggs Laymour's Backyard Hy-Line Brown Pullets Farm Fresh Eggs 1/7 Dar ta’ Laymour Circa 1967 472 Windsor Road VINYY Pat & Alex bil-galoper rebbieħ tagħhom "Sprayette" Randwick Racecourse Circa 1978 2004 Hawkesbury Show Alex maċ-Champion Boer Buck u "Norebo Basil" (wara) rebbieħ ta' Buck Kid Over 6 & Under 12 Months Gran Champion Sire Caesar Madwar l-1961 NSW RAS Kennel Club Awards Madwar l-1960 Fl-1957 Alex Schembri u martu Pat rilokati mill-belt twelidhom t'isfel tax-Xmara Hawkesbury ta 'Brooklyn NSW għal Wentworthville meta ġew mikrija bħala tim ta' raġel u mara biex jimmaniġġjaw razzett tat-tjur u mafqas tat-tiġieġ f'205 Old Prospect Road. Wara għaxar snin bħala maniġers tar-razzett ta 'suċċess huma ddeċidew li jixtiequ jmexxu r-razzett tat-tjur tagħhom stess u xtraw 25 acres ta' art mhux żviluppata fit-Triq Windsor f'Vineyard NSW biex jibdew l-impriża ġdida tagħhom. Jivvjaġġaw kull tmiem il-ġimgħa minn Wentworthville għall-proprjetà l-ġdida tagħhom, ħadmu bla heda inaddfu arbuxxelli u siġar densi biex jippreparaw is-sit tad-dar il-ġdid tagħhom. Fl-1965 huma rrilokaw lejn Vineyard mat-tliet uliedhom biex joqgħodu fid-dar tagħhom briks ġdida fjamanta. ​ Ftit wara li stabbilixxew ruħhom, bdew jippjanaw ir-razzett tat-tjur tagħhom. Wieħed wieħed, inbnew 13-il barrakka kbira tat-tjur. Alex u Pat bdew industrija ġdida u saru pijunieri fit-trobbija ta '"ġrieden tal-bidu" li bihom trabbew tiġieġ ta' ġurnata sal-punt tal-bajd għal bdiewa kummerċjali kbar tat-tjur li jinsabu f'diversi żoni madwar New South Wales. ​ Waqt li kienu qed imexxu b'mod attiv l-akbar razzett tal-pullet tal-Awstralja, Alex u Pat kellhom ukoll u kienu jħaddmu Pat-A-Lex Kennels. Għal ħafna snin rabbew u wrew Shepherds Ġermaniżi u Corgis ta’ razza pura li jipproduċu ġriewi champion minn, biex insemmu xi ftit, sires champion Braecoola Caesar, Patalex Chieftain u kelba champion Diosma Roxanne. Huma vvjaġġaw għal ħafna wirjiet tal-klieb u rċevew mijiet ta’ premjijiet għall-klieb champion tagħhom. Alex u Pat saru magħrufa sew u rispettati għax-xogħol kontinwu tagħhom fl-industrija tat-tjur u wara 25 sena ta 'trobbija bdew pullets, iddeċidew li jikkonvertu razzett tat-tjur tal-gaġeġ tagħhom għal razzett tal-bajd ta' firxa miftuħa. Huma neħħew il-gaġeġ kollha mill-barrakki tagħhom biex b’hekk iċ-chooks tagħhom jirgħu fil-miftuħ. Din il-bidla fin-negozju rathom isiru pijunieri għal darb'oħra billi jfornu bajd ta 'firxa miftuħa għal suq niċċa fi ħwienet ewlenin tal-ikel tas-saħħa madwar Sydney metropolitani inklużi l-ħwienet tal-ikel David Jones. ​ Ħerqana li jespandu l-ħila tagħhom fit-trobbija tal-annimali, Alex u Pat iddeċidew li jipprovaw idejhom fit-trobbija u t-tlielaq taż-żwiemel ta’ razza pura. Billi ingaġġaw is-servizzi ta’ trejners lokali ta’ Hawkesbury, id-dwieb tagħhom kollha pproduċew rebbieħ jew tnejn f’ħafna binarji tal-gallop provinċjali ta’ Sydney u NSW. ​ Biex iżidu l-varjetà mal-menagerie tagħhom, il-mogħoż Boer imbagħad ġew għall-attenzjoni ta 'Alex u ddeċieda li jidħol fl-industrija tal-mogħoż tal-laħam. Kummerċ bħala Norebo Farm, Alex u Pat trabbew b'suċċess u wrew mogħoż Boer. Huma rebħu l-Kompetizzjoni “Inaugural Hoof and Hook” tas-Sydney Royal Easter Show tal-1999 u rċevew il-premju Grand Champion Boer Goat. Huma rebħu wkoll premju Champion Buck fl-2004 Hawkesbury Show u premjijiet numerużi f'kompetizzjonijiet reġjonali oħra. ​ Issa fid-69 sena tagħhom flimkien, Alex u Pat, għadhom għaddejjin b’saħħithom wara għexieren ta’ snin ta’ xogħol iebes li jsegwu kull tip ta’ attivitajiet ta’ trobbija u biedja tal-annimali. Dawn il-ġranet naqqsu n-negozju tagħhom tat-trobbija tat-tjur u qed joperaw maħżen tal-għalf f'Laymour Poultry Farm li joffri servizz ta' għajnuna faċli lis-sidien tat-tjur tal-bitħa. Alex għadu jħobb jitgħaxxaq fit-trobbija ta' varjetajiet differenti ta' tjur, għandu għarfien kbir u huwa estremament kuntent li jista' jgħin lis-sidien taċ-chook biex iżommu ċ-chooks tagħhom b'saħħithom u jbidu l-bajd. Alex u Pat għandhom tlett itfal, seba’ neputijiet u 13-il proneputi, kollha qed jgħixu fid-distrett ta’ Hawkesbury. ​ L-attivitajiet u l-interessi varjati tal-biedja ta’ Alex u Pat dejjem jaħdmu id f’id u għamluhom id-duo ta’ suċċess li ħafna nies imorru lura fih biex jixtru tiġieġ, chooks, għalf, żerriegħa tal-għasafar u provvisti, biex ma nsemmux il-parir espert ta’ Alex meta jkollhom bżonnhom. ​ FOOTNOTE Sadly, at the age of 90, Alex was diagnosed with bowel cancer but he battled on and continued working on his farm until three weeks before he succumbed to the horrible disease on 15th June 2020, one week after his 91st birthday. Alex was a young 91 year old, he loved his work and never missed a beat. Alex is sadly missed by his wife Pat, their family, friends and their loyal customers. Alex and Pat's daughter Susan together with her husband Craig, are keeping Laymour's Poultry and Produce Store open for business-as-usual 6 days a week Alex and Pat would have celebrated their Platinum Wedding Anniversary marking 70 years of marriage on 30th January, 2022 "LAYMOUR" GĦADDA SEJN B'SAĦĦTU WARA 50 SENA POLLETS TA' JUM U Bdew GĦALL-BEJGĦ ​ Tjur, GĦALF U ŻERRIEGĦA

  • Medicine & Wellbeing | Laymour Poultry Farm

    Avi-Calcium A soluble calcium supplement containing extra vitamin D3 which helps with Calcium absorption Supports; – eggshell integrity in layers – normal bone development in young birds Use 4mL per 2kg body weight in 500mL of water for each bird. Use as sole source of water and prepare fresh daily Each bird should typically consume 250mL to 500mL of water per day depending on age and weather conditions This product can be consumed neat, please follow direct dose rate of 4mL per 2kg body weight This product is also applicable for birds, same rate of use applies based on 2mL per 1kg body weight 125ml and 500ml plastic bottles Avi-Lyte A liquid electrolyte to provide energy and replace electrolytes lost during periods of stress. Common stress factors are; – very hot days – illness – transportation – vaccination It is also shown that, mixed with a Calcium supplement, it can improve eggshell quality, in particular during the hotter months (greater then 25 degrees Celsius) Use 4mL per 2kg body weight in 500mL of water for each bird. Give every day during very hot weather and other items where stress is caused Please note this product can be consumed neat, please follow direct dose rate of 4mL per 2kg body weight This product is also applicable for birds, same rate of use applies based on 2mL per 1kg body weight 125ml plastic bottle Avi-Vital This product provides; – multi vitamins – essential minerals – amino acids – prebiotic supplement To be used during periods of reduced feed intake and to supplement feed lacking adequate nutrient levels The addition of oligosaccharides prebiotic improves gut health by fostering the growth of good bacteria which assists the digestion process and therefore the absorption of nutrients. Oligosaccharides are chains of carbohydrates that can act as prebiotics in the body, feeding your gut bacteria Use 4mL per 2kg body weight in 500mL of water for each bird. Give every second day or daily if bird is under stress or convalescing This product can be consumed neat, please follow direct dose rate of 4mL per 2kg body weight This product is also applicable for birds, same rate of use applies based on 2mL per 1kg body weight 125ml and 500ml plastic bottles Kilverm Pig & Poultry Kilverm is effective against sensitive strains of the following parasites in poultry – Large Roundworms (Ascaridia galli) – Caecal Worm (Heterakis gallinae) – Hairworm (Capillaria spp.) The above are the most important intestinal worms in fowls, turkey and other birds Contraindication: This product is contraindicated in extremely hot weather Administration: Mix with clean drinking water. For maximum efficiency it must be consumed in the shortest time possible. Withhold water from birds 2 hours before nightfall. The required amount of medicated water is then made available so that the birds can start drinking it at daylight. Replace with clean water after 8 hours or when medication is consumed Birds under continuous light should be treated by withholding water for 2 hours then giving medicated water as above Dose Rate For Poultry: Dilute 10mL of VETSENSE KILVERM in 200mL of water for each 6kg live weight (1.75 mL of VETSENSE KILVERM in 35mL of water per 1kg live weight) Mix 40mL/litre water for 1 day. Repeat 2 weeks later 500mL and 2.5L plastic bottles Cocciprol For the prevention AND treatment of Coccidiosis in chickens (broilers, broiler breeders, replacement pullets), turkeys, ducks and pigeons Vetsense Cocciprol is administered through the drinking water as an aid in the prevention of economically important strains of coccidiosis including E.Tenella, E.Necatrix and most strains of E.Acervulina Cocciprol is easily mixed into daily drinking water Can be used both as preventative and as treatment. Follow instructions on the link below for both small and large flocks and there are two stages to the treatment dosage. Please contact us if you have any questions NIL WITHHOLDING PERIOD for eggs or meat We supply a detailed A4 page of simple dosage instructions with each container sold Cocciprol has a great success rate 100g container Pestene Pestene Powder is an effective topical treatment for the control of lice, mites and fleas in poultry, dogs, cats, horses, calves and goats It is produced from Derris Dust which is considered a natural pesticide. It is to be applied weekly (or as required) directly on the affected animal and also their bedding and environment. Sprinkle Pestene liberally through the coat or feathers and work thoroughly into skin Pestene is not to be used on puppies and kitten under the age of three months and use only as directed on the label 500g shaker container Sani-Chick SANI-CHICK is a colour indicating germicide for the Poultry Industry. It acts rapidly and will assist in killing most pathogenic bacteria, fungal spores, moulds and viruses, including Salmonella pullorum and M. Tuberculosis SANI-CHICK has a high permeating and penetrating power, soaking into cracks and crevices to provide thorough sanitation SANI-CHICK is no staining and non irritating For cleaning and disinfecting, remove loose soil then scrub equipment, houses, plant etc., with a solution of 15mL SANI-CHICK per 5L water. Fog birds and surrounding area twice daily with a solution of 60mL per 5L water For drinking water: add at a rate of 30mL to 100L water. When disease is present, increase to 60mL per 100L for nipple systems and 120mL per 100L for drinker systems Omphalitis: Paint infected area Fowl Pox: Paint eyes (full strength). This does not hurt the bird, in fact they quite enjoy the soothing effect it has on them. Use a small soft paint brush about 1" wide, even a feather can be used to wipe it over Active Constituents: 16g/L available Iodine Withholding Period: Nil Diatomaceous Earth Di Earth or DE A natural pesticide and organic food additive that helps keep mites off chickens, cleanses their digestive tracts of internal parasites, provides essential minerals to improve the health of the chickens and help chickens lay bigger, healthier, more nutritious eggs Can also assist to reduce smells and flies Diatomaceous Earth in your coop. Mix dry garden soil, kids play sand and animal food grade DE The soil and sand are mixed at roughly 1:1 with two to three cups of DE added MUST BE KEPT DRY 2kg and 10kg bags Apple Cider Vinegar Plain or Garlic Flavoured A quality supplement used to restore the health and happiness of stock and farm animals Packed with vitamins, minerals and trace elements, Stockhealth Apple Cider Vinegar will help your stock thrive Made from whole apples and retaining the integrity of the organic produce, Stockhealth Apple Cider Vinegar holds the ‘mother of vinegar’ which means it assimilates well for optimum performance Regular and correct dosing is one of the easiest ways to prevent your flock from becoming infested with worms, mites and lice by being present in their skin therefore repelling pests who will not like the taste of the vinegar Stockhealth Apple Cider Vinegar is the only double strength apple cider vinegar on the market that uses whole apples and is 100% natural with no artificial additives 1ml per chicken per day in drinking water As this is double strength ACV it must be diluted 50/50 with water if direct drenching 2lt and 5lt plastic bottles Dried Mealworms “Chocolate For Chooks”® 100% natural Dried Mealworms are 53% protein and packed full of vitamins and high-grade edible oils Feed mealworms to your chickens in moderation, one or two beaks full, twice a week is more than enough as the protein content of a mealworm is high You will find this high quality, high energy treat will be a welcome addition to your chicken's diet Although you can buy live mealworms, dried mealworms are just as good with the added benefit of easy and long-lasting storage Not recommended for feeding to baby chicks Use as a treat at the end of the day to get them back in their yard, they’ll be waiting for you and their treat Avitrol Plus Tablets Avitrol Plus Bird Wormer is the most effective way to control worms in cage, aviary and ornamental birds Avitrol Plus is the best choice for treating threadworm, caecal worm, roundworm, gapeworm, gizzard worm and tapeworm in caged and also ornamental birds 100 tablets Oxymav B Powder A broad spectrum antibiotic powder for treating respiratory and general bacterial conditions in caged birds. No prescription is required for this useful medication CRD and bacterial enteritis dissolve 5g (1 rounded measure) in 50mL of water. Use this solution as the source of drinking water for the treated bird. Make up this solution fresh daily. Treat the bird for 3 - 5 days, or as directed by a veterinarian. 50mL of prepared solution will treat 2 large birds (parrots, cockatoos) or 10 small birds (canaries, finches, budgerigars) Powder (fine, yellow, soluble): 100g Sulfa 3 Inca Sulfa 3 is an antibiotic liquid for ornamental caged bird, designed to treat bacterial enteritis, chlamydia and coccidiosis Restraints – not to be used in food producing species of birds Canaries, budgerigars, finches, cockatoos, doves: 6ml/Litre of clean drinking water daily. Repeat for 5-7 days. Individual treatment: 2 drops per 100ml water daily. Repeat each day for 5-7days. When treating for coccidiosis. 7 days of medication is required. Cages should be thoroughly cleaned to prevent reinfection Canaries, Budgerigars, Finches, Cockatoos, Doves – 6mL / Litre of clean drinking water daily. Repeat each day for 5 to 7 days For the treatment of bacterial enteritis sensitive to sulfonamides, respiratory disease (coryza), one-eyed cold ( Chlamydophila ( Chlamydia) and coccidiosis in birds Do not use in birds produced for eggs or food Pack size: 250ml Dosage: 6ml per litre of water. Repeat each day for 5-7 days Ornithon Ornithon is a multi-vitamin and mineral drinking water supplement for aviary birds. It is suitable for canaries, budgerigars, finches, quail, parrots, cockatoos and doves and helps to keep birds in top health all year round Great for birds with little variation in their diet DOSAGE: Ornithon powder should be added to the drinking water at a rate of 4g/L 25g powder Q-drench Multi-Combination Drench for Sheep, 4 actives with 4 different modes of action in every dose Highly effective short acting combination, delays development of resistant worm strains Q-drench® is the ideal choice for strategic treatments such as weaning, pre-lambing, quarantine, primer and exit drenches which rely on the highest possible efficacy to achieve their aims Using Q-drench® as part of, or within a season drench rotation will increase sheep productivity and help delay the development of parasite resistance to existing drenches 1lt plastic bottle Larger sizes on request Cetrigen An antibacterial topical application for use on open wounds in cattle, sheep, pigs, horses, poultry and all other animals Spray lightly over the entire wound, wipe away any run off CETRIGEN is a bright purple colour spray to enable you to know exactly where you have sprayed it on the animal and to allow rapid assessment of how many and which animals you have treated 100g spray can (aerosol) Himalayan Rock Salt A wide assortment of animals, primarily herbivores such as deer, rabbits, sheep, goats, horses and cattle can have access to salt licks to get essential nutrients like calcium magnesium, sodium and zinc The salt is literally 'rock hard' which means animals are unable to bite chunks off, they can lick it as they need it and it encourages water intake A low quantity of rock salt is advisable if giving to birds but birds are unlikely to consume harmful amounts of salt anyway Chunk sizes vary from small nuggets up to 7kg blocks Maldison Maldison 50 Insecticide is for the control of a wide range of insect pests in dogs, poultry, pigs, horses and cattle controlling Lice, Fleas, Brown Dog Tick, Sarcoptic Mange, Poultry Mites, Lice & Fowl Tick, Fly & Mosquito control • Dogs (over 3 months) – Fleas, Lice, Adult Brown Dog Tick & Sarcoptic Mange • Poultry Pests – Lice & Mites (Poultry Houses), Lice or Tropical Fowl Mite & Ticks • Pigs – Pig Lice & Sarcoptic Mange • Horses -Lice, Ticks & Sandflies • Cattle – Lice • Fly Control • Mosquito Control – Larvae & Adults Used for poultry, poultry sheds, walls, nest boxes, breeders, broiler, chickens, day-old chicks, hatchlings, hens laying, layers, animal housing, factory, grain storage area and/or facility, feed mill, silo, warehouse processing plant & litter Active Ingredient: Malathion @ 500g/L 250ml and 500ml containers Virkon S Virkon® S a powerful broad-spectrum virucidal disinfectant effective from 15 to 60 seconds Virkon S acts against a wide range of disease including bacteria, virus and fungi including Salmonella Remains highly effective in cold temperatures Independently proven against over 100 strains of viruses, 400 strains of bacteria and 60 strains of fungi and yeasts 50g pack Coopex Coopex Dust is a ready-to-use broad spectrum insecticide with a unique formulation. It controls a wide range of insect pests including cockroaches, silverfish, ants, fleas, carpet beetles, bedbugs, spiders, bird mites, hide beetles, European wasps, potato moth and subterranean termites 25g sachet Seclira Ready to use aerosol fly bait, use as a surface or spot treatment or spray into cracks and crevices Low-volume, targeted applications control nuisance flies for 4–6 weeks, a clear and odourless spray, ensuring applications are undetectable. This makes it perfect for use in sensitive areas like restaurants, bars and hotels where granular or other visible baits would cause concern Control a wide range of common pests including ants, cockroaches, mosquitos, wasps, bed bugs, spiders and other crawling insects, such as millipedes and pillbugs This is a surface spray and works instantly. When the fly or pest touches the spray, it has an instant reaction

  • Laymour Poultry Farm | Vineyard | Chooks

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  • Poultry Feed | Laymour Poultry Farm

    Layer Pellets Easy-to-carry 15kg bag A high-quality commercial layer feed, formulated to be fed to layer hens ad lib. along with clean, cool, fresh water. It is nutritionally balanced for energy, essential amino acids, calcium, phosphorus, vitamins and minerals essential to egg production. Natural pigments derived from marigold and paprika are utilised to ensure a vibrant yolk colour MOULTING & DAY LENGTH Laying hens have a natural response to day length which can result in reduced production around the shortest days of the year (Winter). In some circumstances laying may stop all together and hens will go into a moult. During a moult a hen will stop laying, shed large amounts of feathers and grow new feathers. As the day length increases and the moult finishes the hen will normally begin a new cycle of egg production It is possible to limit loss of production due to short day length by using artificial lighting in the hen house to create a constant day length (approximately 16 hours). Using a simple timer, lights can be turned on and off automatically Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight WARNING This feed has been manufactured specifically for poultry, do not feed to any other species of animal. This product contains restricted animal material DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) ME Poultry (min) 2750 kcal/kg Protein (min) 16.0 % Fat (min) 4.0 % Fibre (max) 6.0 % Available Lysine (min) 0.7 % Available Methionine (min) 0.35 % Linoleic acid (min) 1.3 % Calcium (min) 4.3 % Available Phosphorus (min) 0.36 % (ME metabolisable energy) Layer Pellets Regular 20kg bag A high-quality commercial layer feed, formulated to be fed to layer hens ad lib. along with clean, cool, fresh water. It is nutritionally balanced for energy, essential amino acids, calcium, phosphorus, vitamins and minerals essential to egg production. Natural pigments derived from marigold and paprika are utilised to ensure a vibrant yolk colour MOULTING & DAY LENGTH Laying hens have a natural response to day length which can result in reduced production around the shortest days of the year (Winter). In some circumstances laying may stop all together and hens will go into a moult. During a moult a hen will stop laying, shed large amounts of feathers and grow new feathers. As the day length increases and the moult finishes the hen will normally begin a new cycle of egg production It is possible to limit loss of production due to short day length by using artificial lighting in the hen house to create a constant day length (approximately 16 hours). Using a simple timer, lights can be turned on and off automatically Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight WARNING This feed has been manufactured specifically for poultry, do not feed to any other species of animal. This product contains restricted animal material DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) ME Poultry (min) 2750 kcal/kg Protein (min) 16.0 % Fat (min) 4.0 % Fibre (max) 6.0 % Available Lysine (min) 0.7 % Available Methionine (min) 0.35 % Linoleic acid (min) 1.3 % Calcium (min) 4.3 % Available Phosphorus (min) 0.36 % (ME metabolisable energy) Refill Buckets Convenient 10kg & 15kg buckets Just like the 15kg and 20kg bags of “Sure to Please” Layer Pellets but the feed is in a bucket with a lid and holds 15kg of feed These buckets are ideal for storing your layer pellets or any other feed or product you desire The bucket prevents vermin from contaminating the feed as well as assisting to help the environment with no bags to dispose of Bring the bucket back for refills and you only have to pay for the product, another cost saver for you and it’s convenient! Egg Boosta Chooks not laying? Then remove all their food and let them eat the complete contents of a 3kg bag of Egg Boosta until completely finished, then resume feeding Laymour's "Sure To Please" 16% layer pellets Be sure to feed NOTHING ELSE but water until the contents of the bag are finished Eggs will once again be plentiful! Red Hen 17 Premium Layer A premium quality layer and breeder food formulated to be fed to all classes of laying poultry As with all chicken feed, ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This product contains restricted animal material, DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 17.0% Fat (min) 3.0% Fibre (max) 8.0% Calcium (min) 4.3% Linoleic Acid (min) 1.2% Salt (max added) 0.35% Showbird Breeder MP (micro pellet) A premium quality layer food that has been formulated to fill the additional nutritional requirements of breeding poultry This diet can be used for all types of poultry including ducks, geese, turkeys and game birds Showbird Breeder MP is the ideal layer food for breeding and non-breeding layers where high egg production is to be maintained This high specification diet is nutritionally balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals necessary for high production, fertility and hatchability NO GRIND MICRO PELLETS Showbird Breeder MP is made in micro pellet form to aid in consumption by small birds and is manufactured using the no grind process for a coarser and more attractive appearance Feed Showbird Breeder MP ad lib. from point of lay (approximately 18 weeks of age). Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product contains restricted animal material. DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 17.0% Fat (min) 3.0% Fibre (max) 8.0% Calcium (min) 4.2% Linoleic Acid (min) 1.5% Salt (max added) 0.3% Chick Starter A highly nutritious food formulated to be fed to day old layer chicks to 6 weeks of age The diet is nutritionally balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals to ensure strong and healthy early development It is manufactured in crumble form to ensure that it is easy for small birds to consume and contains a coccidiostat for the prevention of the intestinal disease coccidiosis Feed Chick Starter crumbles ad lib. to 6 weeks of age From 6 weeks of age until point of lay feed “Pullet Grower MP” or “Red Hen Pullet” ad lib. (or restrict feed if body weight control is necessary) Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed contains Lasalocid sodium for the prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria species 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 Withholding periods: Meat: Pullets & Broilers 1 day; Turkeys nil; Eggs: 14 days This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product contains restricted animal material DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 20.0% Fat (min) 3.0% Fibre (max) 6.0% Salt (max added) 0.35% Lasalocid Sodium 100ppm Pullet Grower MP (micro pellet) A high quality grower food formulated to be fed to developing layer pullets from 6 weeks of age until point of lay It is nutritionally balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals to ensure strong and healthy development Pullet Grower MP contains a high linoleic acid level of 1.3% to ensure the bird’s body reserves are high going into lay (linoleic acid is an important nutrient for the enhancement of egg size) Pullet Grower MP is manufactured in micro pellet form to ensure that they are easily consumed by young birds Lasalocid sodium is included in the diet for the treatment of the intestinal disease coccidiosis Feed “Chick Starter” crumbles ad lib. from day old to 6 weeks of age From 6 weeks of age until point of lay feed Pullet Grower MP ad lib. (or restrict feed if body weight control is necessary) Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed contains Lasalocid sodium for the prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria species 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 Withholding periods: Meat: Pullets & Broilers 1 day; Turkeys nil; Eggs: 14 days This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product contains restricted animal material. DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 16.0% Fat (min) 2.5% Fibre (max) 10.0% Linoleic Acid (min) 1.2% Salt (max added) 0.35% Lasalocid Sodium 100 ppm Duck & Goose Starter A highly nutritious food formulated to be fed to day old ducklings and goslings to 6 weeks of age The diet is nutritionally balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals which are essential for strong, healthy growth, feed conversion and meat yield It is manufactured in crumble form to ensure that it is easy for small birds to consume Feed Duck & Goose Starter crumbles ad lib. to 6 weeks of age From 6 weeks of age feed “Duck & Goose Finisher” ad lib. until kill Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product contains restricted animal material. DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 20.0% Fat (min) 3.0% Fibre (max) 6.0% Salt (max added) 0.35% Duck & Goose Finisher A highly nutritious food formulated to be fed to growing ducks and goslings from 6 weeks of age until kill The diet is nutritionally balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals which are essential for strong, healthy growth, feed conversion and meat yield It is manufactured in 4mm pellet form for ease of feeding and less wastage Feed “Duck & Goose Starter” crumbles ad lib. from day old to 6 weeks of age From 6 weeks of age feed Duck & Goose Finisher pellets ad lib. until kill Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal. This product contains restricted animal material DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 18.0% Fat (min) 3.0% Fibre (max) 8.0% Salt (max added) 0.35% Gamebird Breeder A premium quality, high protein (22%) layer and breeder food specifically designed to maximise egg size and rate of lay in high producing birds such as Japanese quail, along with other gamebirds, laying hens, ducks, geese and turkeys Gamebird Breeder contains a high level of linoleic acid (an omega 6 fatty acid) which is an essential nutrient to maximise egg size Gamebird Breeder contains a special breeder vitamin and mineral premix to ensure good fertility, hatchability and strong, healthy chicks NO GRIND MICRO PELLETS Gamebird Breeder is made in no grind micro crumbles to aid in consumption by small birds and is manufactured using the NO GRIND process for a coarser and more attractive appearance Feed Gamebird Breeder ad lib. from point of lay Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product contains restricted animal material DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 22.0% Fat (min) 5.0% Fibre (max) 8.0% Calcium (min) 4.2% Salt (max added) 0.3% Linoleic Acid (min) 1.7% Gamebird Maintenance A medium density food formulated to be fed to adult birds to maintain good health and condition without excessive weight gain It is suitable for all game birds and poultry that are not in production or require a high level of nutrition It is manufactured in micro pellet form to aid consumption by small birds and is balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals for health and vitality Feed Gamebird Maintenance MP ad lib. or restrict feed as required Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product contains restricted animal material DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 15.0% Fat (min) 2.0% Fibre (max) 10.0% Salt (max added) 0.35% Gamebird Finisher MP (micro pellet) A highly nutritious growing and finishing food formulated to be fed to growing game birds such as quail, pheasants, peacocks, guinea fowl, partridge and turkeys The diet is nutritionally balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals which are essential for strong, healthy growth, feed conversion and meat yield It is manufactured in micro pellet form to aid in consumption by small birds Feed “Gamebird Starter” crumbles ad lib. from day old to 3 to 8 weeks of age (depending upon type of game bird being fed) From 3 to 8 weeks of age feed Gamebird Finisher MP ad lib Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING Gamebird Finisher MP does not contain a coccidiostat. If protection against coccidiosis is required, water medications are available through your veterinarian This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product contains restricted animal material DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 22.0% Fat (min) 3.0% Fibre (max) 6.0% Salt (max added) 0.35% Turkey Starter A highly nutritious food formulated to be fed to turkey poults from day old to 6 weeks of age The diet is balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals to ensure strong and healthy growth It is manufactured in crumble form to ensure that it is easy for small birds to consume and contains a coccidiostat for the prevention of the intestinal disease coccidiosis Feed Turkey Starter crumbles ad lib. from day old to 6 weeks of age From 6 weeks of age feed “Meatline Starter” crumbles or “Gamebird Finisher MP” ad lib. until 12 weeks of age From 12 weeks of age feed “Meatline Finisher” pellets ad lib. until kill Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed contains Lasalocid sodium for the prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria species 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 Withholding periods: Meat: Pullets & Broilers 1 day; Turkeys nil; Eggs: 14 days This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product contains restricted animal material DO NOT FEED TO CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS, DEER OR OTHER RUMINANTS Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 28.0% Fat (min) 3.0% Fibre (max) 7.0% Salt (max added) 0.35% Lasalocid Sodium 100 ppm Scratch Mix Auntie Kate's All Grain is a great scratch mix, it contains the widest range of grains available in any layer product in Australia We recommend feeding Laymour's “Sure to Please” Layer Pellets as the staple diet for your flock, this is in addition to the scratch mix Scratch Mix should not be your chickens staple diet, it should only be fed as a treat and given as a handful in the afternoons, vary the quantity depending on the size of your flock By feeding scratch mix in the afternoon means your chickens won’t be full on something which doesn’t contain enough protein hence, it should be given in the afternoon, like a child would have ice cream after their main meal. Throughout the day let them fill up on layer pellets with the right amount of protein to keep them producing eggs Auntie Kate’s DOES NOT USE RESTRICTED ANIMAL MATERIAL Red Hen Free Range Scratch Grain Mix A mixture of natural grains fortified with calcium and methionine. Calcium, supplied in the form of marble chips, is important for bone development and egg shell formation Red Hen Scratch is intended to be fed to free range poultry that have access to fresh pasture and are able to scratch for natural worms and bugs This is a medication and meat free diet . Ensure clean, fresh water is available at all times WARNING This feed has been manufactured specifically for animals as described, do not feed to any other species of animal This product does not contain restricted animal material INGREDIENTS Red Hen Scratch is formulated from a selection of the following ingredients: Wheat, triticale, barley, oats, peas, lupins, lentils, beans, corn, canola, sunflower, oil, fat, molasses, marble chips and methionine. Methionine is an essential amino acid required for growth, egg size and rate of lay Analysis (as fed) Protein (min) 12.0% Fat (min) 3.0% Fibre (max) 8.0% Calcium (min) 1.0%

  • Feeders | Laymour Poultry Farm

    Feed-O-Matic 8kg $120 12kg $140 20kg $165 Dry food at all times as a result of the treadle feeder’s splash-proof construction No mould thanks to the plastic material and round edges No spilling due to special shape and height-adjustable feeder bin Prevents direct contact with pests because they cannot enter the feeder bin Colourfast due to UV-resistant plastic Food is only accessible when chickens stand on the treadle Mice, rats and birds will never gain access, thus cannot contaminate the food Stable – easy to clean – splash proof TIP: Place brick or rock on treadle plate for 1 week until the chickens realise this is where their feed is then remove the brick. Only they have the necessary weight to be able to open the lid Already assembled at Laymour for no extra cost Feed-O-Matic 8kg $120 12kg $140 20kg $165 Dry food at all times as a result of the treadle feeder’s splash-proof construction No mould thanks to the plastic material and round edges No spilling due to special shape and height-adjustable feeder bin Prevents direct contact with pests because they cannot enter the feeder bin Colourfast due to UV-resistant plastic Food is only accessible when chickens stand on the treadle Mice, rats and birds will never gain access, thus cannot contaminate the food Stable – easy to clean – splash proof TIP: Place brick or rock on treadle plate for 1 week until the chickens realise this is where their feed is then remove the brick. Only they have the necessary weight to be able to open the lid Already assembled at Laymour for no extra cost Metal Feeders Heavy duty galvanised metal with strong handles to assist with carrying and to assist with hanging for increased hygiene Lids easily remove for cleaning and filling Feeder base has the added feature of being ribbed to assist in preventing food being thrown out by chooks. This is an added feature unlike other inferior brands which are smooth sided Sizes: 5kg, 9kg, 12kg and 15kg Plastic Feeders Suitable for small and large poultry Suspend the feeder above the ground to prevent chickens from scratching the feed out onto the floor. Hang to a suitable height for the chickens to be still able to reach the feed, this will also prevent the chickens from standing in their food and dirtying it Adjust the wing nut at the top of the feeder to a position that allows food to flow as the level of feed lowers Top up feed as needed Made from UV plastic Sizes 1kg, 1.5kg, 3kg, 5kg and 8kg 8kg Feeder Better suited for larger sized poultry and larger flocks Suspend the feeder above the ground to prevent chickens from scratching the feed out onto the floor. Hang to a suitable height for the chickens to be still able to reach the feed, this will also prevent the chickens from standing in their food and dirtying it Adjust the wing nut at the top of the feeder to a position that allows food to flow as the level of feed lowers Top up feed as needed Made from UV plastic Feed Port Bucket Capable of holding 15kg of feed, this bucket with covered ports are great to keep vermin out, just pop the covers in when you lock your chickens up at night and the mice can't fill up on the feed The port covers also help to keep the food dry and birds can't perch and eat the feed, another cost saver for you Place the bucket on a stand or hang Hooded PVC Pipe Feeder Gravity fed, automatic feeding Fill the pipe and replace the cap at the top, top up when necessary The chickens can’t scratch the feed out so it stays dry and clean, no more wastage or feeding the neighbourhood birds and mice Hooded PVC Pipe Feeder Gravity fed, automatic feeding Fill the pipe and replace the cap at the top, top up when necessary The chickens can’t scratch the feed out so it stays dry and clean, no more wastage or feeding the neighbourhood birds and mice D Feeder galvanised 200mm D Feeder with hooks suitable for food or water D Feeder plastic Plastic D Feeders 2-pack Suitable for food or water for smaller birds Small 75cm Large 115cm Seed Cups Rectangle Seed Cups with hooks Suitable for food or water Small 170cm Large 230cm Quail Feeder Suitable for baby chicks and quails 7 feeding holes 14.5cm D x 4cm H

  • Media | Laymour Poultry Farm

    Nest Egg from a Hobby Daily Telegraph Thursday 10th August, 1978 Ordered to Cut Production The Sydney Morning Herald Thursday 3rd November, 1983 1999 Royal Easter Show Hawkesbury Gazette Wednesday 14th April, 1999 2004 Hawkesbury Show Hawkesbury Gazette Wednesday 5th May, 2004

  • Bird Seed | Laymour Poultry Farm

    Budgie Blue Canaryseed (50%), White French Millet, Panorama, Jap Millet, Panicum, Shirohie Millet, Red Panicum and/or Hulled Oats 50% canary makes this mix the favourite of top budgerigar breeders 20kg bags Cockatiel Blue Canaryseed, White French Millet, Grey Striped Sunflower, Jap Millet, Panorama, Shirohie Millet, Safflower and/or Hulled Oats More Canaryseed and bigger range of millets 4kg and 20kg bags Parrot Blue Grey Striped Sunflower, Oats, Cracked Corn, White French Millet, Wheat, Safflower, Panorama, Banana Chips, Peanuts, Paw-Paw, pineapple and/or sultanas A treat for all parrots or a base mix for larger varieties 20kg bags Troppo Blue Grey Stripe Sunflower, Safflower, banana chips, raw peanuts, almonds, peanuts in shell, coconut chips, pawpaw, pineapple, Snow White Pumpkin Seeds, chillis, dried mango and/or dried apple A great fruit and nut medley to treat all parrot types 20kg bags Finch Blue Equal parts White French Millet, Canaryseed, Jap Millet, Panicum and/or Red Panicum No black oilseeds, more canaryseed, more red panicum Avigrain use panicum not panorama 20kg bags Budgie Green White French Millet, Panorama, Canaryseed(20%), Jap Millet, Panicum, Shirohie Millet, Red Panicum and/or Hulled Oats Sets The Standard 4kg and 20kg bags Canary Mix Avigrain Canary Mix is a complete mix, suitable for canaries and similar small birds This premium canary mix contains Canaryseed, Hulled Oats, White French Millet, Panorama, Jap Millet, Panicum, Canola, Linseed, Shirohie Millet and Red Panicum Millet It is a great quality stock because of the high percentage (70%) of canaryseed Features: • Rich in carbohydrates • Contains fibre • Highly palatable • Contains healthy fats Finch Mix Equal parts White French Millet, Canaryseed, Jap Millet, Panicum and/or Red Panicum No black oilseeds, more canaryseed, more red panicum and Avigrain use panicum not panorama 20kg bags Peachface Mix White French Millet, Grey Striped Sunflower, Canaryseed, Hulled Oats and/or Safflower Avigrain's gold-plated best seller Recommended and suitable for all parrots 20kg bags Pigeon Mix Wheat, Sorghum, Corn, Dun Peas and/or Safflower A stock or maintenance mix for pigeon fanciers 4kg and 20kg bags Sorghum 100% Sorghum Milo Sorghum can be fed as the sole grain component to pigs and poultry of all ages For growing meat chickens, sorghum can be used as the sole grain if there is adequate choline and methionine present in the diet 20kg bags Dun Peas Dun Peas are a popular ingredient in various pigeon seed mixes Dun peas have high levels of the essential amino acids, lysine and tryptophan, which are usually low in cereal grains 20kg bags Cocky Mix Wheat, Grey Stripe Sunflower, Oats, Cracked Corn, Sorghum, White French Millet and/or Safflower Coarse grain based mix for the large parrot types 4kg and 20kg bags Small Parrot Mix White French Millet, Grey Striped Sunflower, Cracked Corn, Oats, Wheat, Canaryseed and/or Safflower A wide variety of small seeds and coarse grains makes this suitable for neophemas up to the largest parrots 4kg and 20kg bags Wild Bird Mix Wheat, sorghum, corn, oats, black sunflower, peas, safflower, grey sunflower and/or millet ‘for the rebel in your backyard’ Attracts seed eating wild birds 4kg and 20kg bags Grey Striped Sunflower Rich in Vitamin E & B-complex vitamins. Can be fed up to 20% of your bird’s daily diet Grey Stripe has lower oil and fat content than black sunflower and is better for inactive and caged birds Too much sunflower seed, black or grey stripe is not healthy Suitable for poultry and bird feed Feed in moderation Available in 3kg and 15kg bags Black Sunflower Seed Black sunflower is higher in oil than grey striped sunflower so is more suited to poultry, wild birds or birds that have more room to fly around As sunflower seeds are very oily, it is recommended to only feed in very small quantities 15kg bags Safflower Safflower is a favourite of almost all seed-eating birds, they will happily fill up on this premium oil sunflower bird seed Safflower is a small, white seed that is high in protein and fat Sunflower-eating birds love Safflower, blackbirds – not so much 20kg bags Black Parrot A high energy 18% protein food formulated to provide the necessary nutritional requirements of breeding and growing birds It can also be used as a conditioning food for birds that have trouble maintaining weight or to rectify nutritional problems such as poor feathering Breed & Grow 18% is balanced for essential nutrients such as protein, energy, vitamins and minerals eliminating the necessity to feed expensive supplements Breed & Grow 18% is manufactured as 2.7mm diameter micro pellets Black Parrot Breed & Grow 18% contains fish oil and turmeric. Fish oil is a rich source of essential omega 3 fatty acids EPA and DHA which support joint, cellular, feather and skin health. Turmeric contains the active ingredient curcumin which has been shown to have beneficial antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects Feed Black Parrot Breed & Grow 18% ad lib. as the sole diet, along with Black Parrot Chews 17% or as a supplement to a grain or fruit based diet Birds that have been raised exclusively on seed based diets may take a while to become accustomed to the different appearance and texture of pellets. The best way to introduce pellets is to add them to the usual diet and slowly increase the pelleted portion while restricting the amount of their usual food. This may take two to four weeks or even longer for older birds As with all diets, it is extremely important fresh water is available at all times 20kg bags Lorikeet Dry Food This complete Lorikeet feed can be fed dry or wet. Suitable for all Lorikeets Always ensure there is a fresh water supply for your bird and replace the lorikeet mix daily Contains the following: rice pops, Bakers Meal, Rice Flour, Soya Flour, bread crumbs, vanilla flavour, dextrose, calcium powder, complete multi vitamin 2kg and 20kg bags White French Millet Millets are annual grasses and are some of the oldest of cultivated crops. The term millet is applied to various grass crops whose seeds are harvested for food or for animal feed Millets are rich in carbohydrate and low in fibre Nutritionally they are very similar to each other and as such are substitutable in birdseed mixes 4kg and 20kg bags Canola (Rape Seed) Canola bird seed is used as an ingredient in the diet of a variety of small birds including, finches, canaries & quail Canola bird seed is also known as rapeseed and is used to feed a variety of small birds including, finches, canaries & quail Must be used in conjunction with other seed for a complete diet 20kg bags Cracked Corn Corn or maize is used in the diet of poultry, pigs, sheep and horses Corn tends to be lower in protein but a higher energy source than other grains It is cracked or ground to improve digestibility 4kg and 20kg bags Corn Avigrain Whole Corn is nutritious for many birds and chickens Many ground-feeding birds such as doves and native sparrows take cracked corn and whole kernels are appreciated by chicken, ducks, geese, jays, crows and cranes 20kg bags Wheat High-quality wheat, suitable for poultry, pigeons and parrots Wheat grains are very popular for feeding chickens and pigeons especially Also for use in heat packs 20kg bags

  • Poultry & Fertile Eggs | Laymour Poultry Farm

    Hy-Line Brown Point of Lay Pullets The Hy-Line Brown is an incredibly popular chicken choice with backyard chicken owners mainly because of their friendly nature, their large brown eggs and their economical feed consumption They are the world’s most balanced egg layer, laying close to an egg a day for AT LEAST two years but they must eat a high protein feed to achieve this result. Our "Sure To Please" Layer Pellets with the ideal level of 16% protein is the perfect feed for laying birds. The Hy-Line Browns will lay after two years but you may notice they begin to lay less eggs after 3-4 years of ages The Hy-Line Brown has a calm temperament, excellent feather retention, robust egg shells and persistent production, making them the perfect choice for free range environments They are ideal for backyard environments, they're great pets and their quiet and placid nature makes them the ideal child-friendly chicken You'll never need to shop for eggs again when you have Hy-Line Brown chickens in your own back yard Day-Old Chicks (orders taken) Please contact us to place an order for day-old female and vaccinated Hy-Line Brown chicks Baby chicks require heat 24 hours per day for the first six weeks of their life, we have several heating options available for purchase Feed them chick starter crumble for the first six weeks then introduce them to pullet grower for the next 10 weeks, at this time (16 weeks of age) they can commence eating layer pellets Your chickens will commence laying when they are 18-22 weeks old Ensure they have food and clean water AT ALL TIMES Broilers (no longer available) Broilers are bred and raised specifically for meat production They are fast growing and can be ready for processing between four to six weeks of age, depending on the breed Incubators We stock Janoel incubators, all automatic egg turning in sizes 18 egg, 24 egg and 42 egg All incubators auto roll the eggs on a 2-hour cycle Apart from topping up the water reservoir daily, there is nothing else to do until day 18 when you will remove the holding brackets and allow the eggs to sit freely until the chicks hatch, typically by day 21 Allow a few more days for late starters if no eggs have hatched by day 21 We supply a fact sheet with instructions on operating the incubator but they are basically set-and-forget until day 18 Chick Raising Supplies We stock everything you'll require to get started with raising baby chicks Our favourite product is the All-in-one Brooder Kit, it has a clear cover which allows children to easily and safely view their baby chicks at any time. It comes complete with a feed dish - waterer - floor liners - light/heat lamp with dimmer - thermometer - 50w ceramic heat lamp Medium $145 58.2cm W x 39.6cm D x 42.1cm H suits up to 12 chicks depending on age/size of chick Large $180 78.2cm W x 39.6cm D x 42.1cm H suits up to 20 chicks depending on age/size of chick We also recommend chick heating plates that similate the warmth from mother hen, available in sizes: 25cm x 25cm warms up to 20 chicks 30cm x 30cm warms up to 25 chicks 40cm x 40cm warms up to 35 chicks 60cm x 40cm warms up to 55 chicks The height can be adjusted to suit the size of your growing chicks and covers are an optional extra. The temperature-controllable element is totally encased in plastic for safe operation and their low wattage makes them economical to run We also stock infrared and ceramic heating lamps Fertile Eggs We sell fertile eggs for placing under your broody hen or for incubating Please contact us to find out which fertile eggs we currently have available from the following breeds: Australorp - pure bred Light Sussex - pure bred Cochin - cross Plymouth Rock - cross We stock everything you'll require to raise baby chicks eg., bedding, heating, brooders etc INTERNAL PIP This is the first step in the hatching process where chicks rotate into the correct position to hatch usually around day 20 They use their “egg tooth” to peck a circle around the end of the egg until it breaks through the inner membrane and into the air cell, this is the gap you’d have seen if you candled the eggs. Within a few hours, the chick has positioned itself to hatch and pushes its feet to break the shell open Instinctively chicks position their head under their right wing when hatching. This is called internal pipping

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