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Originally Posted by Renegade Rescue View Post

Welcome to BYC we are new to chickens has well but we mix layer pellets, three way scratch, scratch and oyster shells with our chickens in runs has each like the variety some like the corn some like the layer some like the other stuff in the scratch so we buy a fifty pound bag of each of layer scratch and three way scratch we mix them all together we also supply sweet grass and clovers to them daily.

Where do you obtain your sweet grass? If it's the type I'm thinking of I've only seen it in braids for about 5 bucks each. I'd love to be able to obtain a bale of sweet grass.

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Where do you obtain your sweet grass? If it's the type I'm thinking of I've only seen it in braids for about 5 bucks each. I'd love to be able to obtain a bale of sweet grass.

This is the only type I can find if it's what you use but it's 40 bucks a bale.

 

http://www.onlinepetdepot.com/sunseed-junior-sweet-grass-bales-1514oz-bags-p-9184.html

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we have it growing wild on our property right next to a patch of clover
 

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