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Purina Layena Crumbles Premium Poultry Feed, 50 lb.

SKU # 280093599
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Purina Layena Crumbles Premium Poultry Feed is formulated with the optimum nutrition for healthy birds and nutritious eggs.

  • A 16%-protein, high-calcium ration formulated with prebiotics, probiotics and yeast for top-producing laying hens once they reach 18 weeks of age
Now with Oyster Strong System for strong shells. Oyster shell provides another source of calcium when the hens need it most. Oyster shell is a larger particle size than limestone. This means that oyster shell will stay in the digestive tract longer and will provide a source of calcium for egg shell production over a longer period of time than smaller particle sources of calcium. This is especially important at night when egg shell formation is rapidly occurring and dietary sources of calcium are limited because the bird is not eating.
  • Added Marigold Extract for rich yellow yolks - A high level of xanthophyll, a coloring agent derived from marigolds, produces deep yellow egg yolks
  • Calcium Manganese and Trace Minerals: Strong shells
  • Essential Amino Acids: Enhanced with lysine and methionine to give birds the nutrients they need to produce plenty of wholesome and delicious eggs; Also promotes beautiful feathering
  • Levels of Vitamin A, D, E
  • Strong reproduction and overall health - A high level of Vitamin A helps birds grow into healthy adult birds
  • Prebiotics, Probiotics and Yeast Supports immune and digestive health
  • Research-Backed High Quality Formulation: Wholesome nutrition you can trust to provide the very best for your poultry
  • Rich in Antioxidants and Optimized Levels of Vitamin E Supports a healthy immune system - A high level of Vitamin E helps birds maintain a robust immune system
  • Simple Ingredients
  • No artificial by-products or fillers added
  • No artificial preservatives added
  • No antibiotics or growth hormones added
  • Superior Nutrition: Optimum nutrition for healthy birds and delicious eggs
  • Wholesome Nutrition: Your assurance of quality - It's nutrition you can trust - our guarantee that this is the very best feed for your poultry

Guaranteed Analysis:
Crude Protein (min.) 16%
Crude Fat (min.) 2.5%
Crude Fiber (max.) 6.5%
Lysine (min.) 0.7%
Calcium (Ca) (min.) 3.25%
Calcium (Ca) (max.) 4.25%
Phosphorus(P) (min.) 0.45%
Vitamin A (min.) 3000 IU/lb.
Vitamin E, (min.) 12 IU/lb.
Methionine (min.) 0.3
Magnesium (Mg) (min.) 100%
Sodium (Na) (min.) 0.3
Sodium (Na) (max.) 0.8
Phytase (A. Oryzae) (min.) 227 FYT/lb.

Feeding Instructions:
Feed Purina Layena 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 Layena is best fed one month before hens begin to lay, but not any earlier than 18 weeks of age. Purina Layena can be fed to adult female chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys of laying age. 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.

Specification Description
Product Type: Chicken Feed
Brand: Purina
Cattle: No
Deer: No
Horse: No
Package Size: 50 lb.
Pig: No
Poultry: Yes
Rabbit: No
Sheep: No
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Goat: No
Manufacturer Part Number 57282
Purina Layena Crumbles Premium Poultry Feed, 50 lb. is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 86.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Healthy chickens make healthy eggs! If you want healthy, happy hens, this food is for them. All the ingredients they need to produce the best eggs possible and get them through the tough molting season. Bright eyes, bright red combs and dark yellow-orange yolks. Healthy chickens make healthy eggs.
Date published: 2018-09-15
Rated 1 out of 5 by from More powder than crumbles I don't understand the good reviews. At least half the bags I have purchased is powder not crumbles. The poultry I have won't eat the powder. The product is good when I get a decent bag, but it's turned into a gamble. I'm switching brands.
Date published: 2018-08-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good Feed This feed is what I have used for 3 years now. All my chickens are healthy and happy.
Date published: 2018-08-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good products Our 10 chickens grow and lay eggs very well since we started using this feed.
Date published: 2018-08-19
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is it ok for my roosters to eat?

Asked by: leathers
Thanks for your question. We suggest the Purina Flock Raiser is better suited for the roosters since they do not need the additional calcium which is in the Layena formulation.
Answered by: Purina Product Expert
Date published: 2017-08-07

Are the grains used in this product non GMO grains?

Asked by: Toms67
The Purina Layena Crumble will have non-GMO grain sources in the corn and soybean meal ingredients. You will want to purchase our certified Organic Purina poultry products if you are seeking non-GMO grain sources. All of the grains are grown organically in this product line and will be guaranteed to not have GMO derived ingredients. Let us know if you have any additional questions.
Answered by: Purina Product Expert
Date published: 2018-08-04

What grains are in Purina Layena rumbles?

Asked by: Leeah
The Layena crumbles main ingredients will consists of ground corn, wheat and soybean meal.
Answered by: DanielB
Date published: 2018-04-22

I have a hen that is about 5 years old and hasn't laid an egg in awhile, is this kind of feed OK for a current non-layer? It says it supports healthy immune system which is another reason I want to purchase this kind.

Asked by: Xiomara
If your hen is no longer laying, you will be better to switch to a product that is lower in calcium such as the non-medicated Start & Grow or the non-medicated Flock Raiser. These both support a healthy immune system as well.
Answered by: Purina Product Expert
Date published: 2017-09-13

Is it necessary to feed my layers oyster shell if I use

Asked by: George 1
Thanks for choosing Purina. As long as you are feeding Layena to provide 90% or more of thier total diet, there is no need to supplement with oyster shell. The calcium level is high enough to meet their laying needs. Keep table scraps and scratch grain to a 10% or less of diet and you will be fine.
Answered by: Purina Product Expert
Date published: 2018-06-19

Does this feed contain animal by products?

Asked by: Mommabear82
The Purina Layena products will not contain any animal protein or by products other than the oyster shell for our Oyster Strong System. The protein will be plant based (soybean meal). Let us know if you have any additional questions.
Answered by: Purina Product Expert
Date published: 2018-08-28

my chicken like this food but don't like the sawdust looking feed with it (there is a bunch of it in the bag) it just goes to waste. I thought about the pellets but know if they would like the bigger feed. what do you suggest?

Asked by: Karmen
Hi Karmen - If you purchased a product that has excessive fines, please return the unused portion in the original bag to the TSC store. We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee. They should replace the product for you. If you would like to try the pellets, you are best to transition the birds over a 7-10 day period by blending what they are currently eating with the new product (slowly increase the new while decreasing the old). The Layena pellets will be the same formula as the Layena crumbles, just a larger pellet size.
Answered by: Purina Product Expert
Date published: 2017-05-09

Is it okay to feed to Adult chickens,ducks, and quail?

Asked by: Nyla
This product is formulated to be fed to adult female chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys of laying age.
Answered by: BrittanyH
Date published: 2017-02-09
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