Purina® Start & Grow®

Purina® Start & Grow®

Optimum nutrition for raising laying chicks from hatch to laying age (18-20 weeks). This complete feed with 18% - protein and quality nutrients is perfect for a strong start and early hen development. Formulated with prebiotics, probiotics and yeast to support optimum digestive health and immune function.

Also available as a medicated feed with amprolium (not an antibiotic).

Features & Benefits

Prebiotics, Probiotics and Yeast

Supports immune and digestive health

Complete and Balanced

Wholesome, complete nutrition, no supplements necessary —  all required nutrients are present

Essential Amino Acids

Excellent muscle and skeletal support. Enhanced with lysine and methionine to give birds the healthy nutrients they need for healthy growth

Exclusive Level of Marigold Extract

For Brightly-colored beaks, shanks and overall appearance — A high level of xanthophyll, derived from marigolds, ensures bright coloring for a beautiful flock

Key Level of Vitamin A

Strong Vitamin A fortification helps birds grow into healthy adult birds

Optimized level of Vitamin E

A strong level of Vitamin E helps maintain a robust immune system

High Quality Nutrition

Consistent, high qualty nutrition for a strong start, optimal growth and great-looking birds

Nutrients

Nutrient
Min / Max
Amount
Crude Protein
MIN
18 %
Lysine
MIN
0.88 %
Crude Fat
MIN
3 %
Crude Fiber
MAX
5 %
Calcium (Ca)
MIN
0.75 %
Calcium (Ca)
MAX
1.25 %
Phosphorus (P)
MIN
0.55 %
Vitamin A
MIN
5000 IU/LB
Vitamin E
MIN
14 IU/LB
Methionine
MIN
0.32 %
Salt (NaCl)
MIN
0.35 %
Salt (NaCl)
MAX
0.85 %
Phytase (A. Oryzae)
MIN
227 FYT/lb

Feeding Directions

Description
  1. Feed Purina® Start & Grow® as the sole ration to free-range and confined chickens (including backyard egg producers, small to medium breeds and fancy and exotic breeds) free-choice from hatch until laying age (18-20 weeks).
  2. At 18-20 weeks of age, feed Purina® Layena® free-choice. Be sure to gradually transition from one feed to the next.
  3. Always provide shelter and a constant supply of fresh, clean water.
  4. Consumption will vary depending upon season of the year, nutritional needs of the animals and availability of other foods.
Caution
Store in a dry, well-ventilated area free from rodents and insects. Never use moldy or insect-infested feed.
Important
A feeding program is only as effective as the management practices. Actual results can vary depending upon feed intake, environmental conditions and the quality of management practices.