The Parrot Garden makes Chop for their birds. They make it about every six weeks for their hundred or so birds currently on the premises. The cockatiels get Chop every day and the bigger birds get it three times a week. This method of feeding has cut down on waste and has cut their grocery bill by about 70%. This money can be used for other purposes such as buying new toys, new perches and upgrading the Parrot Garden. This is how they do it: