Year-round formula for canaries and finches as well as budgies (parakeets) and other small parrots. Conversion:All birds should start out and remain on High Potency Formula for a period of at least 6 months. Special needs:For birds that are molting, overweight, underweight, particularly active, housed in a cold climate, recovering from an illness or affected by liver or kidney disease. Weaning Birds:Feed High Potency Formula for at least 6-9 months. Breeding Birds:Birds should be fed High Potency Formula 1-2 months prior to the breeding period and until chicks are weaned or for at least six months before resuming Adult Lifetime Formula. The amount of supplemental certified organic vegetables and fruits may be increased until the chicks are weaned. For each 2 Tbs (20g) Formula, add ½ (5 g) Tbs certified organic sunflower seeds. CERTIFIED ORGANIC BY INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION SERVICES, INC.