Nutrition: Birds & Wild bIrds


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Steve Miller: 309-208-9067
Mike Orns: 309-208-9060
Mark Wellman: 217-242-9111
Drew Stollard: 309-208-5650
Brett Beyers: 815-848-3549
Mark Tol: 815-343-2404
Brice Hintzsche: 815-721-2845
Chuck Lemenager: 815-867-7011
Grant Bedel: 309-212-2493
Garrett Lampe: 309-620-1608



Earlybird has been providing quality feed to the nutrition industry for nearly 40 years. We provide a large offering of feeds for your game bird operation, pigeon, caged birds, or wild birds. All of our products are formulated with quality ingredients to provide nutrition rich rations. If you don’t find the feed you are looking for let us know and Earlybird can easily customize a feeding program to fit all your needs.

Game Bird Diets (Purina)

Game Bird Startena is a 30%-protein ration designed to promote maximum early development for game birds from 1 to 6 weeks.

Game Flight Conditioner is 9 %-protein ration to stimulate growth and feathering in birds 6 to 16 weeks of age.

Game Bird Maintenance is a 12.5%- protein, holding ration for maintaining breeders in the non-production season and mature game birds that are not to be used for shooting preserve.

Bird Diets (Purina)

Nutriblend Gold is a high energy (and lower protein) diet for pigeons.

Nutriblend Green is a high protein (and lower energy) diet for pigeons. By blending the two products, you regulate the protein and energy levels of your birds' diet, while maintaining optimum levels of all other nutrients.

Des Moines Pigeon Diets

Des Moines Pigeon Regular is a quality, well-balanced ration for general purpose. Made with 1/3 smaller graded field corn & 20% peas.

Des Moines 18% Pigeon Pellet is a premium nutritious complete diet in a small (1/8”) pellet. Rich in yeast cultures and enzymes. Flavor enhanced with real natural anise oil.

Des Moines Pigeon High Energy is the “Power-Full” ration packed with energy for the race team. Excellent for growing young bird and putting weight on birds. 30% small graded yellow and the coveted red variety field corn.

Des Moines Pigeon No Corn is an economical ration for general purpose, 22% peas.

Wild Bird Products

Economy Wild Bird contains corn, wheat, milo, and sunflower.

Wild Bird Fancy No Waste contains white & red millet, cracked corn, safflower, peanut pick-outs, and sunflower meats.

Sunflower Feast contains white & red millet, wheat, and sunflower oil.

Kaytee Caged Bird Products

  • Canary Supreme Mix
  • Cockatiel PRHLT Fortified Diet
  • Cockatiel Supreme Mix
  • Finch Fortified Diet Pro Health
  • Finch Supreme Mix


Other Products

  • Canary Seed
  • Red Pigeon Grit
  • Roasted Whole Soybeans
  • Sunflower Oil for song birds
  • Thistle Seed
  • Wheat
  • Milo
  • Rape Seed(canola)