Safe and unsafe food for your chicken's

By bamboochicken · Mar 29, 2018 · ·
  1. bamboochicken
    Safe Food For Chickens:

    Apples
    Peeled Bananas
    Cooked Beans (though I read this can make the eggs taste funny.)
    Beets
    Berries
    Breads
    Broccoli
    Cauliflower
    Cabbage
    Brussel Sprouts
    Carrots
    Cereal (not a sugary kind)
    Cheese (including cottage cheese, not too much though)
    Cooked meat, including chicken
    Corn
    Cucumbers
    Cooked Eggs
    Eggplant
    Fish/Seafood
    Fruit
    Grains
    Seedless Grapes
    Cooked Grits
    Lettuce and other Leafy Greens
    Melon
    Oatmeal (raw or cooked)
    Cooked Pasta
    Peas
    Peppers
    Pomegranates
    Popped Popcorn (no butter or salt)
    Cooked Potatoes (no green skins!)
    Pumpkins
    Squash
    Raisins
    Cooked Rice
    Sunflower Seeds
    Tomatoes
    Cooked Turnips
    Watermelon
    Yogurt


    Unsafe food for chickens:

    Raw potato peel
    Citrus (very little is okay, but go easy on it)
    Dried or undercooked beans
    Avocado skin or pit
    Raw eggs (encourages them to eat their own eggs)
    Sugary stuff
    Really salty stuff
    Rotten or moldy food
    Chocolate

    Hopefully I helped you.

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  1. Ducksandchickens
    Do you know if chives are ok for chickens
    1. bamboochicken
      A little bit is ok but big quantity's can affect the flavour of the eggs.

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