anyone feed Calf Manna?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by nettie, Jan 6, 2009.

  1. nettie

    nettie Enslaved by Indoor Ducks

    Nov 20, 2008
    Chicago, IL
    So I'm in chicago currently and i ran out of duck food. So i went to a feed store right outside the city (in an urdban area, which is weird). They luckily sell the feed/scratch by the pound so i only had to buy what i needed.

    I was talking to the very nice man who runs the store about how my ducks are spoiled and are loved pets. He told me about this supplemental feed called Calf Manna. He told me to sprinkle a little on their food everyday, about 1%. I only bought a small bag's worth to see if they like it, and oh boy! they love it. Aparently it tastes really good to them. I've been using it as a treat or sometimes in the tub. I only give them 10 pellets each a day, so it's lasting a long time. It says it's good for pigs, goats, cattle, horses, rabbits, and poultry.

    Does anyone else use calf manna?

    Here's a website:
  2. Ugly Cowboy

    Ugly Cowboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 25, 2008
    Corn, OK
    Oh yeah! Thats some good stuff.
  3. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    It will fatten a horse up in no time flat. [​IMG]
  4. Their Other Mother

    Their Other Mother Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 1, 2008
    I love it for horses and calves but have never fed it to my Chickens. I just might give it a try. I have a few youngsters in the garage right now and last night I was too cold to go out side for more feed so I gave them some oatmeal and creamed corn. Boy did they love it!
  5. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    I feed a bit of it in my mixture to the birds. It's good stuff!
  6. davidb

    davidb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 15, 2008
    north east Georgia
    Good stuff,I feed a Little to all my livestock,cows,horses,goats,chickens.turkeys
  7. EllyMae

    EllyMae Chillin' With My Peeps

    I started tossing a small handful of Equipride to my girls after I was told it was great for egglayers. My sis-in-laws family owns the company so that is how I found out about it.
  8. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    If i run out i just toss them dry dog or catfood and leftover dinner.

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