How to make chicken feed pellets with sawdust?
Sawdust refers to the foamy sawdust of the tree itself that is scattered from the tree due to cutting during wood processing. Wood processing, using wood as raw materials, mainly processed by mechanical or chemical methods, the products still maintain the basic characteristics of wood. How is sawdust related to chicken feed? Trees are perennials, and they are rich in nutrients and trace elements. Sawdust is fermented and can be used as feed for livestock and poultry.
As we all know, in the process of raising chickens, the cost of chicken pellet feed is the largest cost of raising chickens. Therefore, effectively reducing the cost of chicken feed will greatly reduce the cost of raising chickens, thereby increasing the benefits of farmers’ chickens. Turning sawdust into chicken feed will not only make The cost of chicken feed is reduced, and it is also healthy and environmentally friendly, which is conducive to the efficient feeding and management of chicken flocks. The following is an introduction to the clever use of sawdust powder as chicken feed.
Making sawdust into chicken feed requires three processes: disinfection, fermentation, and ingredients.
1. Disinfection: sieve out the shavings, small wooden sticks, iron nails and other debris in the sawdust, and at the same time use a small hole to sieve away the soil, and disinfect with 0.05% potassium permanganate solution. The method is: pour the pre-prepared potassium permanganate solution into the vat with sawdust, so that the solution is 10-15 cm below the sawdust, stir for about 5 minutes, then take out the sawdust and drain.
2. Fermentation: The sterilized sawdust is put into a pool or a cylinder, and the layers are compacted. For every 15-20 cm, 30℃-40℃ warm water is sprayed with a watering can, and 12-14 kg of water is required for every 10 kg of sawdust After the pool or tank is full, load the heavy objects and open it for use after 3 to 5 days. During the winter fermentation, the room temperature should not be lower than 15℃.
3. Ingredients: The fermented sawdust needs to be boiled in a pot for 40 to 50 minutes before use. After filtering the water, add 200 grams of vegetable oil, 150 grams of salt, 15 grams of monosodium glutamate and 30% to 50% energy chicken feed for every 10 kg of sawdust.
In fact, the method of making sawdust into chicken pellet feed is very simple. If the you are interested, you can try it by yourselves, so as to raise chickens with low consumption and high efficiency.
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