Although chicken treadle feeders have been around for years they have never been perfected. They are clumsy and expensive and not waterproof.
Some are made of wood and not robust, have large moving parts which can injure your chickens. Chooktred is 100% Australian made and owned. Chooktred was developed in Victoria, Australia to overcome all these problems, but most importantly is extremely simple and comes fully assembled and ready to use. The Chooktred designed, original anti-flick grill feature minimizes the amount of wasted feed due to chickens flicking through the feed tray. For best results we recommend using pellets or crumble. Chooktred is designed for backyard chooks upwards of 1kg, which suits most backyard breeds and bantams. Chooktred now has a simple adjustment to make it work for very light birds under 1KG. This can be adjusted by you at home. Chooktreds are hand built on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia
SAVES YOU MONEY
.Feed is not wasted on wild birds or pests, like rats and mice.
.Feed remains free of droppings.
.Anti-flick grill feature minimises the amount of wasted feed due to chickens flicking through the feed tray.
.Maintenance free, but should be kept clean as with any feeder.
.Learning period very short due to the small amount of movement when operating.
.The operation of the feeder cannot harm your chickens.
.Money back guarantee.
.Waterproof, feed can be left outdoors.
.Difficult for pests to feed alongside your feeding chickens.
.Made in Australia from Australian Bluescope steel
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
HOW MANY CHOOKS CAN IT FEED?
The Chooktred will feed 15 chickens for around 10 days.
HOW MUCH FEED DOES IT HOLD?
The Chooktred holds approximately 14kg of feed.
WHAT ARE THE MEASUREMENTS?
310mm wide, 410mm high, 480mm deep, 6.3KG (empty)
WILL IT WORK WITH VERY SMALL BANTAMS?
Chooktred has a simple adjustment that you can move to suit your birds under 1KG.
The gentle movement of the feeder cannot harm your chooks.
Until a chicken steps on the plate of the Chooktred the feed remains covered and safe from pest.
The Chooktred has a mechanism that allows the tray to remain open whilst your chickens become familiar with the treadle. This takes anywhere from 1-3 days. Once your chickens are feeding easily and comfortably from it, simply take it out of ‘training mode’ and prepare for your no pest, no mess, chicken feeding future...