1:5 Hog Budget Feeds
Small pig raisers, especially those in the countryside, oftentimes cannot buy commercial feeds for their pigs because of short budgets and now, high cost of feeds. That is why, some were accustomed to feed their animals with their excess vegetable plants and food scraps. With this, pork may take longer to grow. Quality of production suffers and profit is narrowed.
1:5 Hog Budget Feeds is a new innovation in the Philippines that is meant to help backyard hog growers to raise their profit! It is very affordable and can be partly mixed with commercial feeds. There is only one kind of 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds for weanlings, fatteners, boars, gilt, dry sow, and lactating sow! One (1) kilo of 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds is mixed with 5 liters of water to produce 5 kilos of feeds.
Make your own concoctions of Commercial Feeds and 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds that will match the needs of your pigs to grow fast and healthy without spending much!
These are the advantages of using Walther's 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds:
Gestating pigs, gilts, and dry sow can be fed unrestricted with 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds without fear of gaining excess weight
Can be fed to maintain the liveweight of fatteners while waiting for buyers without incurring so much cost for their feeds
Backyard hog raisers can continue with their livelihood because feed cost now is not a problem
In case of emergency like short budget, 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds can serve as a filler feeds to avoid starving the animal
1:5 Hog Budget Feeds can reduce feed cost by more or less 50% which is an addition to hog raisers’ profit
Atovi and Nano-Basemix can be added to 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds to maximize profitability and sustain good nutrition of animals
High cost of commercial feeds will not be a hindrance anymore to your dreams of succeeding in life.
*Note: Veggie scraps, excess plants, and other food trash or leftovers may be served as “snacks” to your pigs to further lower the feed cost. Boil them before feeding to animals.
How to prepare 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds
Prepare 5 liters of water (5 liters = 5 kilos). Slowly scatter or sprinkle one (1) kilogram of 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds on the water. Let it stay for 1-3 hours. After that, add in Atovi, NBM and the Commercial Feeds. The concoction is now ready to serve.
However, if you’re using commercial feeds that is fermented overnight, 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds may also be prepared overnight, but make sure to add Atovi powder.
Remember: For first time user of 1:5 Hog Budget Feeds, kindly observe if your concoction is sufficient for the numbers of pigs. If they ask for more, then you have to add more. This will be your gauge for the next feeding days.