Raising your own animals, whether for your own consumption or for commercial purposes, is a great way to spend your leisure time and great deal to accumulate some money from your grown animals as well. However, taking care of these animals is not that easy as you think. In order to produce good quality meat and other animal products, you need to consider a lot of things.
Organic feeding is one of the most effective ways for you to be sure that your farm animals will be of good health and will also produce good quality of products. This type of food is a bit expensive, but you can be sure of the products that it will give you in the future. For those who cannot afford to buy this type of feeds in a regular basis, then you can make your own. One of the benefits of making your own feeds for your animals is that you can be sure that it is pure and all natural.
For your chicken, you can give them a homemade organic feeds which are composed of corn, whole white wheat, hulled barley, goat oats, sunflower seeds, peanuts and many other grains. Mix them all together and give your chicken this feed every day. Do not forget to let your chicken drink water every day.
For your cows, you should graze them in an organic pasture where they can eat fresh organic grass. You can make the grasses organic by giving it homemade fertilizers made from animal manure and other bio- degradable products. You can also give organic supplements to ensure your cows health.
Do not forget to give your animal some food supplements which are natural as well, feed them in a daily basis and give them clean water every day. Ask your veterinarian regarding the best feeds you can give to your animals. You can also ask him if making your own feeds will be beneficial for your farm animals’ health.
Whatever animals you would like to have in your farm, it is always best to give them the best feeds. But if you cannot afford to buy organic feeds because it is over your budget, you can still give your animals that best organic feeds by making your own feeds. It is very affordable and the ingredients are available in the market. Give the best to your animals and they will also reciprocate it by giving you the best and nutritious meat, eggs and milk that you have never tasted.