THE BLENDS - MAIN FACTS

   
No 1 Parrot Food

A traditional and sound base food mix, made to an enhanced formula. Composition: striped and white sunflowerseed with safflowerseed, whole maize, whole oats, paleskin peanuts, monkey nuts, pine nuts, chillies, flaked maize, flaked peas, puffed maize, puffed wheat, naked oats, buckwheat, and red dari. Feed with fresh fruit and veg.

Avian nutritionists, breeders and bird-keepers are learning ever more about the food needs of these splendid birds and the nutritional benefits of some foods vs. others. Hence, even a traditional base mix should be upgraded as our knowledge grows. This excellent formula has 16 ingredients. It should be fed with fresh fruit and vegetables, or can be blended with Johnston & Jeff’s Fruit, Veg and Nut Mix.

Premium Parrot Fruit

Composition: medium striped and white sunflower, safflower, whole maize, clipped oats, pumpkin seed, flaked peas, puffed maize, papaya, banana, currants, pineapple, apricot, brazil nut kernels, walnut halves, peanuts, monkey nuts, pine nuts, chillies, rosehips, carrot.

This is an extraordinary Parrot mix, designed to be the best there is, exactly what our birds need for richness, nutrition, palatability and interest. It contains 5 different fruits and 5 different types of nuts, all tested to human consumption grade, plus vegetables and seeds. In all it has 22 different ingredients with over 50% fruits, nuts and veg.

Suitable for: Macaws and large Hookbills, African Greys, Amazons and most Parrot types except Galahs (we do a special blend for Galahs).

Low Sunflower for African Greys

Some birds can become addicted to sunflower which can cause problems (e.g. vitamin A deficiency, lymphomas). So we have developed a specialist blend which is low in sunflower but still give the right levels of nutrients, richness and variety, AND are right for the particular species.

A blend of 24 ingredients specially for the smaller beaked Parrots. Composition: 5% white sunflower, safflower, oats, red dari, white dari, hemp, buckwheat, wheat, paddy rice, pumpkin seed, flaked peas, flaked maize, puffed maize, puffed wheat, papaya, banana, pineapple, apricot, coconut, brazil nut kernels, walnut halves, peanuts, pine nuts, chillies. Monkey nuts are not included as many owners prefer it this way. Suitable for African Greys, Amazons, Jardines, Caiques, Senegals, Pionus, large and small Macaws and Cockatoos.

This blend was developed, tested and re-tested in mixed aviary collections to make sure that it was just right for the species of birds for which it was intended.

Low Sunflower for Larger Parrots

Some birds can become addicted to sunflower which can cause problems (e.g. vitamin A deficiency, lymphomas). So we have developed a specialist blend which is low in sunflower but still give the right levels of nutrients, richness and variety, AND are right for the particular species.

A low fat high nutrition, low fat blend for all larger Parrot species including the large Macaws, Black Cockatoos and Moluccans - 26 ingredients, 57% fruit and nuts - 7 different fruits, 6 different nuts. Composition: medium striped and white sunflower, safflower, whole maize, oats, pumpkin seed, flaked peas, flaked maize, puffed maize, papaya, banana, currants, pineapple, apricot, coconut, dates, brazil nut kernels, walnut halves, peanuts, monkey nuts, pine nuts, soft shell almonds, chillies, rosehips, carrot. Items such as micronised peas and puffed wheat and maize give a sweeter taste and are easier to digest than the raw equivalent.

Fruit, Nut and Veg Mix

High variety blend to enhance essential vitamins and minerals, and an amazing treat for parakeets, cockatiels and parrots. Guess what, they love it!

Composition: banana chips, diced pineapple, chopped apricots, currants,  raisins, pumpkin seed, coconut flakes, brazil nuts, walnut halves, peanut kernels, cranberries, dates, rosehips, rowan berries, carrot rings, peas, swede, and potato.

Mixed Pulses

This is a versatile, high protein, low fat food. It can be either soaked for 24 hours or boiled for 1 hour and then cooled. It can also be allowed to sprout to be fed as green food. The boiled food can be split into individual portions and then frozen for later use.

Composition: black eyed beans, blue peas, maple peas, yellow peas, chick peas, mung beans, whole maize.

Small Parakeet

A thoroughly sound everyday feed for smaller parakeets.

Composition: white millet, canary seed, small striped sunflower, safflower, red millet, buckwheat and oats.

Lovebird

Specially formulated splendid mix for these splendid birds. Does NOT include sunflower so ensuring that the fat content is reduced. But if you are feeding outdoor or more active birds then our Small Parakeet blend is ideal.

Composition: canary seed, white millet, groats, jap millet, panicum millet, buckwheat, linseed, niger seed, hemp seed, wheat.

Galah

A low sunflower, low fat forage mix mainly made up of small seeds for a natural ground feeding bird.

Composition:  white millet, canary seed, buckwheat, paddy rice, barley, oats, whole maize, small striped sunflower, pumpkin, safflower.


   

STRAIGHTS/ UNMIXED SEEDS AND FOODS

We do a huge range of specials and non-blended foods – everything from plain canary seed, through whole linseed, blue mawseed, honey dipped banana slices and so on. About 125 products at the moment, excluding the eggfoods, pelleted foods, and mineral and other supplements. Please contact us if you have a special requirement and we'll do our best to help.

Here's a selection of our larger packs of seeds and foods:

Plain Canaryseed 20kg
White Milletseed 20kg
Panicum Milletseed 20kg
Japanese Millet 12.5kg
Red Milletseed 20kg
Sunflower Hearts - Bakery Grade 12.75kg
Medium Striped Sunflowerseed 12.5kg
Small Dark Sunflowerseed 12.5kg
White Sunflowerseed 10kg
Black Sunflowerseed 12.75kg
Safflowerseed 12.5kg
Hempseed 12.5kg
Black Rapeseed 12.5kg
Whole Linseed - Triple Screened 12.5kg
Blue Mawseed 12.5kg
Niger Seed 12.75kg
Papaya Dice 5kg
Pineapple Dice 5kg
Currants 12.5kg
Honey Dipped Banana Slices 6.8kg
Pumpkin Seeds 12.5kg
Pine Nuts - Medium 12.5kg
Naked Oats 25kg
Pinhead Oatmeal 25kg
Whole Groats 25kg
Flaked Maize 20kg
Flaked Peas 20kg