Layena® SunFresh® Recipe

What it is...

          A 16%-protein high-calcium ration formulated for top-producing laying birds once they reach 18 weeks of age.

This SunFresh® Recipe diet takes “natural” to a whole new level by using only the freshest, highest quality sun-grown grains and plant proteins to give birds the wholesome, healthy goodness and fresh taste they deserve.  Made from natural plant-based ingredients FREE of all animal proteins and fats, Purina Mills® Layena® SunFresh® Recipe contains all the quality nutrients laying hens need to produce lots of strong-shelled, healthy, golden-yolked eggs.

 SunFresh® RecipeNatural Plant Proteins
FREE of all animal proteins and fats for healthy, happy birds.
 Superior NutritionGreat Appearance and Healthy Eggs
Consistent superior nutrition for great-looking birds with wholesome eggs.
 Essential Amino AcidsStrong Healthy Birds with Lots of Eggs
Enhanced with lysine and methionine to give birds the healthy nutrients they need to produce plenty of tasty eggs.
 Exclusive Level of Marigold ExtractFor Rich Yellow Yolks
A high level of xanthophyll, a natural coloring agent derived from marigolds, produces deep yellow egg yolks.
 Key Levels of Calcium and ManganeseStrong Shells with Fewer Cracks
Top levels of calcium and manganese strengthen shells to increase the number of eggs that reach the kitchen.
 Proprietary Level of Vitamin AStrong Reproduction and Overall Health
A high level of Vitamin A helps birds produce plenty of healthy chicks.
 Key Level of Vitamin ESupports a Healthy Immune System
A high level of Vitamin E helps birds ward off disease.
 Certified NaturalYour Assurance of Quality – It’s Nutrition You Can Trust
Our guarantee that this is the very best feed providing safe, natural nutrition for poultry.

Feed Form: Pellets or Crumbles or Mash (regional availability)

How and When to Feed:

  1. Feed Purina Mills® Layena® SunFresh® Recipe free-choice as the sole ration to free-range and confined laying chickens (including backyard egg producers, small to medium breeds and fancy and exotic breeds) after 18 weeks of age and throughout the laying cycle.
  2. Purina Mills® Layena® SunFresh® Recipe is best fed one month before hens begin to lay, but not any earlier than 18 weeks of age.
  3. Purina Mills® Layena SunFresh® Recipe can be fed to adult female chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys.
  4. Always provide shelter and a constant supply of fresh, clean water.
  5. Consumption will vary depending upon season of the year, nutritional needs of the animals and availability of other foods.

A feeding program is only as effective as the management practices. Actual results can vary depending upon feed intake, environmental conditions and the quality of management practices.

Store in a dry, well-ventilated area free from rodents and insects. Never use moldy or insect-infested feed. 

 Guaranteed Analysis 
 Protein, not less than 16.0%
 Lysine, not less than 0.55%
 Methionine, not less than 0.25%
 Fat, not less than 2.5%
 Fiber, not more than 7.0%
 Calcium, not less than 3.25%
 Calcium, not more than 4.25%
 Phosphorus, not less than 0.5%
 Salt, not less than 0.3%
 Salt, not more than 0.8%
 Vitamin A 3,000 IU/lb
 Vitamin E 10.5 IU/lb

ANIMAL PROTEIN- AND FAT-FREE. Contact your local manufacturing plant for a current feed tag.


Quality Controlled by Purina Mills® Research