Call Duck Feed Program
Faith Valley Waterfowl
Summary of My Waterfowl Feed Program

(Hatch through the 3rd week) ~ 18-20% Starter Crumble
·        I use 20% chick starter
·        Free choice grit
·        Feed supplements top dressed on starter crumble
·        Vitamin & Electrolyte powder dissolved in the drinking water daily

(Weeks 4- January)  ~16% Grower mini- Pellet
·        I use 16% Nutrena Duck Grower (crushed down for the first couple weeks)
·        Free choice grit
·        Free choice Oats (once the calls are 4 months old we offer oiled black sunflower seeds also)
·        Leafy greens torn up and tossed in swimming water
·        Wheat Germ Oil spritzed on feed and top dressed with feed supplements
3 days weekly.
·        Wheat Germ Oil spritzed on feed and top dressed with ¼ teaspoon Pro-
Biotics monthly

(February – July)    ~ 16% Breeder Pellet
·        I use 18% Hubbard game bird  Breeder
·        Free choice grit & oyster shells
·        Free choice Oats and sunflower seeds mixed 50/50
·        Leafy greens/ spinach torn up and tossed in swimming water once or twice each week
·        Wheat Germ Oil spritzed on feed and top dressed with feed supplements
weekly.
·        Wheat Germ Oil spritzed on feed and top dressed with ¼ teaspoon Pro-
Biotics, per bird, monthly

(July – January) ~ 13% Maintenance feed or a 16% Grower feed is also
fine
·        I use 16% Nutrena Duck Grower
·        Free choice grit
·        Free choice Oats and sunflower seeds mixed 50/50
·        Leafy greens/ spinach torn up and tossed in swimming water once or     
twice each week
·        Wheat Germ Oil spritzed on feed and top dressed with feed supplements
weekly.
·        Wheat Germ Oil spritzed on feed and top dressed with ¼ teaspoon Pro-
Biotics, per bird, monthly
Feed consumption on a trio of Call Ducks













1 cup of feed = .375 pounds
365 cups x .375 pounds = 136.88 pounds of feed
3 bags of feed x $??.??=
your yearly feed bill
Day one
1 cup
Day two
1 cup
Day three
1 cup
Day four
1 cup
Day five
1 cup
Day six
1 cup
Day seven
1 cup
Weekly consumption
7 cup
Yearly consumption
365 cups