Your parrot don’t like chop?

Don’t your parrot eat mixed vegetables (mash/chop)?

How I learn my African Grey eating chop.
I made a nice mash / chop, and threw it in the blender, not too long, just nice small pieces  ​​and I add pieces of nut: half walnut, a cashew, hazelnut or other nuts. Just because my Grey love nuts!
The little nut was also devide in smal pieces and I add it at the blended greens.
Gradually I reduce the amount of nuts and after a while only greens/fruits remained.
I do not remember exactly how long it took Tommy began to eat everything, but I think after  2-3 months.

Now I add sometimes nuts or seeds at the mash, just to spoil my birds :-)

Basic / mash / chop / mixture

I made a batch of basic veggie mixture. Delicious fresh raw organic vegetables. Divided into portions and frozen. Convenient for everyday use, just add some ingredients and every day there is a lovely meal. And the stock saves a lot of work in the morning :-)

In this case, I made the following mixture:


All colors are represented.


A big pot full of chopped vegetables.


That looks so healthy! Nice base for a delicious vegetable soup!


Divided into portions for later, when it is frozen, to take out the portions from the form and place in a Ziploc bag.


In the absence of forms, here some smaller Ziploc bags to put in the freezer.

And here the basic mix with some fruit through.