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Rainbow Landing has decided to quit selling to
independent retailers, wanting to retain control over their product and who
is able to use it. Once our inventory has been sold, we will not be able to
replace it. We would recommend Nekton Lori or Blessings diets as comparable
replacementsThe Most Nutritious Diet Available for Lories
and Lorikeets. Twice As Concentrated As Other Lorikeet Nectar Brands, It
Makes More And Saves. This diet is especially formulated to provide these
special birds with all of the nutritional requirements needed for optimal
health, beautiful plumage and successful breeding. With the assistance of an
avian nutritionist this diet was formulated to meet the specific nutritional
needs of Lories and Lorikeets. Rainbow Landing Nectar diet is one with the
lowest in iron content found on the market, it contains no added Vitamin A
and only the freshest of ingredients. Where possible, natural, organic and
fair trade ingredients have been sourced out to be included. With a
professionally recommended calcium to phosphorus ratio, fresh bee pollen,
and the supplementation of vitamins, minerals and amino acids, it is the
most nutritious diet available for members of the family, Loriidae.
Rainbow Landing Nectar mixes easily with cool water. No nutrient-damaging
hot water is needed. Rainbow Landing Nectar also stays fully suspended much
longer, so that they will be able to get the full balance of nutrients from
Rainbow Landing Nectar is concentrated and mixing at a volume ratio of 10
parts water to 1 part Rainbow Landing Nectar, rather than the 5 to 1 of
other formulas. It is fine, however, to reduce the amount of water if you
find that the birds prefer it a little thicker.
If feeding in a nectar form estimated intake of about 6 fluid ounces (about
170 ml) per bird per day, divided by the number of feedings. This amount
will vary by species, time of year and your birds own preferences. Feel free
to experiment as everything in Rainbow Landing is good for your birds.
For each feeding, measure out the necessary water for the number of birds
and add the powdered nectar to that. Blend it thoroughly to ensure that it
is completely mixed.
As with all your bird supplies it is important to keep all bowls and mixing
Some nectar customers prefer to offer their birds this diet in its dry form.
If you choose to do this ensure that there is plenty of fresh water nearby.
As Lories are sensitive to iron, you do want to be sure that the water does
not have excessive iron. Check with your supplier. Most tap waters are fine,
but filtered or bottled water might be better.
Rainbow Landing Nectar Ingredients
DEXTROSE, SUCROSE, SOY PROTEIN ISOLATE, VEGETABLE OIL, CALCIUM CARBONATE,
GLUTAMIC ACID, L-ASPARTIC ACID, L-LEUCINE, L-VALINE, L-SERINE, PROLINE, DL-
METHIONINE, GLYCINE, L-CYSTINE, L-HISTIDINE BASE, TRYPTOPHAN, BEE POLLEN,
NATURAL FLAVORING, DICALCIUM PHOSPHATE, LECITHIN, ASCORBIC ACID, POTASSIUM
CHLORIDE, POTASSIUM SORBATE, MANGANESE SULFATE, ZINC SULFATE, MAGNESIUM
OXIDE, VITAMIN E SUPPLEMENT, NIACIN, COPPER SULFATE, CHOLINE CHLORIDE, FINE
SALT, MENADIONE SODIUM BISULFITE COMPLEX, D-CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE, PYRIDOXINE
HYDROCHLORIDE, THIAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE, RIBOFLAVIN SUPPLEMENT, SODIUM
MOLYBDATE, SODIUM SELENITE, INOSITOL, VITAMIN D3 SUPPLEMENT, VITAMIN B12
SUPPLEMENT, BIOTIN SUPPLEMENT, FOLIC ACID, ALANINE, ARGININE, ISOLEUCINE,
PHENYLALANINE, THREONINE, TYROSINE, LYSINE
History behing Rainbow Landing
As pioneers in the establishment of
interactive Lorikeet exhibits, the folks at Rainbow Landing provided the
first continuous lorikeet feeding experience open to the public for the San
Diego Zoo's Safari Park beginning in the summer of 1994. During the
following years they developed Lorikeet hand-feeding exhibits for Zoological
institutions both in the U.S. and in Europe and it was necessary to offer
the best diet available to the birds. Rainbow Landing was born dedicated
exclusively to this, and to the keeping, breeding, training, and maintenance
of large flocks of these unique birds on a year-round basis.
This advance in Loriidae nutrition is now available to all Lorikeet and Lory
owners and keepers. From the pet owner with a single bird, to the world-
class zoo with multiple populations, there is an economical and proper-size
package for your need.
Net Weight: 5 lbs
Manufacturer: Rainbow Landing Nectar
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Rainbow Landing Nectar Lorikeet Food 5lb