post #11 of 11
Originally Posted by MeepBeep View Post

People worry to much about the salt, it's an essential nutrient that they need and for it to do any real harm it has to be taken in copious amounts every day, amounts that are highly unlikely in any food that is palatable... The salt in canned vegetables is likely no worse then chickens in coastal areas scratching around the salt saturated soil at then end of the day...

Ditto this. My birds visit the salt block in my horse pasture usually once a day and scratch around right at the bottom of it.