Bird Bread Mix - Omega

A Premium Certified Organic 'Bake at Home' Bird Bread Mix With Chia, Quinoa and Flax

Uses

A healthy alternative for bird owners who choose to prepare their own bird food or those who give regular treats to their birds.

This bread mix, has added chia, quinoa and flax.

  • Can be offered instead of table food to birds that like to eat at family mealtimes
  • Can be used to assist in converting birds to a formulated diet
  • Can be hidden as a foraging reward
  • Can be used as a vehicle for administering liquid medications
  • Provides an easy-to-use transition for hospitalized or boarding birds until acceptance of the appropriate formulated diet
  • Can be moistened and offered to birds that are feeding chicks as a soft food
  • Can be used as a weaning food to transition to a formulated diet

Feeding directions

  • May make up to 30% of the daily diet.
  • To bake:
    • Preheat oven to 350°F (177°C) .
    • Combine entire bag of mix with 2 whole organic eggs - no shell (remove yolk for less fat), 15 ml of a high quality organic vegetable oil and 1 cup (235 ml) water.
    • Fill greased bread pan or muffin tins and bake for 25-35 minutes.
  • To make doughballs:
    • Combine entire bag with 1tbs melted organic red palm fruit oil or coconut oil and ½ cup trusted drinking water (no eggs).
    • Mix thoroughly and roll into 3/4" to 1" dough balls..
    • Quick freeze any unused first feeding, store frozen doughballs in original Harrison's bag. Thaw for daily feeding
  • Do not bake in nonstick (PTFE-coated) cookware, as the fumes are toxic to birds.
  • If prepared with the addition of fruits, vegetables or nuts, Bird Bread should be considered a "treat" and fed only in limited quantities (no more than 10% of the daily food allotment when combined with all other treats).
  • Can be served warm.
  • Some flavourings (vanilla, maple) or herbs can be added as long as they do not change the nutritional content.
  • Bird Bread can be stored for 1 week in the refrigerator and up to 6 weeks in the freezer after baking.
  • Baked Bird Bread can be divided into portions, wrapped in plastic wrap and placed back in the original Harrison's Bird Foods bag for storage in the freezer.
  • Bird Bread should not be reheated in a plastic container.

Composition

*Flax, *Corn, *Quinoa, *Grey Millet, *Chia, *Hull-less Barley, *Toasted Soybeans, *Peas,*Lentils, *Peanut Kernels, *Sunflower Kernels, Calcium Carbonate, Baking Powder, *Toasted Oat Groats, *Brown Rice, *Alfalfa, *Psyllium, Bentonite, *Sea Kelp, Salt, *Algae Meal, *Sunflower Oil

* = CERTIFIED ORGANIC INGREDIENT

Nutritional additives per kg: Vitamins: Vit A 1323 IU, Vit B1 803 IU, Vit B2 716 IU, Vit D3 83 IU, Vit E 30 IU, Vit B12 12mcg. Trace elements: Zinc Sulphate 6.6mg, Manganese Sulphate 2.2mg, Copper Sulphate 0.8mg.

Analytical constituents: Crude protein (min.) 16%, crude fat (min.) 11%, crude fiber (max.) 6%, moisture (max.) 10%.

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