Purina Layena says it can be fed to adult male and females. Says top levels of calcium. Doesnt make sense to me then.
Purina® Layena® SunFresh® Recipe Poultry Feed provides superior nutrition for large quantities of strong, healthy eggs. Made from natural plant-based ingredients free of all animal proteins and fats, Purina® Layena® SunFresh® Recipe contains all the quality nutrients laying hens need to produce lots of strong shelled, healthy, golden-yolked eggs. This SunFresh® Recipe diet takes "natural" to a whole new level by using only the freshest, highest quality sun-grown grains and plant proteins to give birds the wholesome, healthy goodness and fresh taste they deserve. This nutrient-rich high-calcium ration is formulated for top producing laying birds once they reach 18 weeks of age.
Enhanced with lysine and methionine to give birds the healthy nutrients they need to produce plenty of tasty eggs
High level of xanthophyll, a natural coloring agent derived from marigolds, produces deep yellow egg yolks
Top levels of calcium and manganese strengthen shells to increase the number of eggs that reach the kitchen
High level of Vitamin A helps birds produce plenty of healthy chicks
High level of Vitamin E helps birds ward off disease
Protein (min.) 16.00%, Fat (min.) 2.50%, Calcium (Ca) (min.) 3.25%, Lysine (min.) 0.55%, Methionine (min.) 0.25%, Calcium (Ca) (max.) 4.25%, Fiber (max.) 7.00%, Phosphorus (P) (min.) 0.50%, Vitamin A 3,000 IU/lb, Vitamin E 10.50 IU/lb .
Feed Purina Mills® Layena® SunFresh® Recipe free-choice as the sole ration to free-range and confined laying chickens (including backyard egg producers, small to medium breeds and fancy and exotic breeds) after 18 weeks of age and throughout the laying cycle.
Purina Mills® Layena® SunFresh® Recipe is best fed one month before hens begin to lay, but not any earlier than 18 weeks of age.
Purina Mills® Layena SunFresh® Recipe can be fed to both adult male and female chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys.
Always provide shelter and a constant supply of fresh, clean water.
Consumption will vary depending upon season of the year, nutritional needs of the animals and availability of other foods.