An inexpensive grain mill, or home made grinder. Any ideas?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by 400constantne, Feb 6, 2012.

  1. 400constantne

    400constantne In the Brooder

    Jan 30, 2012
  2. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

    Aug 13, 2007
    North/Central Florida
    With grain mills you definitely get what you pay for.

    But first you need to ask yourself what exactly do you want the grain mill to do for you?

    Is it to be for grinding animal feed? In that case a mill that can grind flour fine is excessive and you can do much better with a mill that grinds more coarsely.

    But if fine flour is what you want and you want some sort of non-electric means of driving it then the Country Living is an excellent and durable mill. Shop around though because there are many dealers that carry them.
  3. Get yourself a malt mill. They are cheaper than feed mills.

    Why do you want a mill anyway? Gizzards are the cheapest mill by far.

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