An activity material for organic broilers, poultry rearing, laying hens and turkeys The hardness and composition of PICKBLOCK ORGANIC is adapted for the use in organic poultry farming.
Ingredients: Crude protein 5.5%; Lysine 0.2%; Crude fibre 1.75%; Methionine 0.1%; Crude fat 1.5%; Calcium 10.5%; Crude ash 28%; Phosphorus 0.2%; Sodium 0.02%.
Composition: Rye*, calcium carbonate (limestone and oyster shells), maize*, dextrose*, wheat*, wheat bran*, cane molasses*.
* from organic production
- Ensures an optimal, sustainable activity for poultry
- Enables natural behaviour during feed intake and search
- Promotes mobility and activity
- Supplies additional valuable minerals
- Supports the natural wear of the beak and helps reduce feather-pecking
PICKBLOCK ORGANIC can be used in organic production according to Regulations (EC) No 834 / 2007 and (EC) No 889 / 2008 (produced under the control of inspection body DE-ÖKO-039).
Broilers: 1 block per 150 m².
Rearing poultry and laying hens: 1 block per 600-1,000 birds.
Turkeys: 1 block per 400 m² of shed area.
The feed intake is up to 3g per bird per day. Due to its natural components, PICKBLOCK ORGANIC should be protected from moisture by offering it on a waterproof base rather than placing it directly on the ground.
1 block = 5 kg. Supplied as 20kg cardboard carton containing four 5kg pickblocks.