Another "can my chickens eat" post... Rutabagas?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Want Less, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. Want Less

    Want Less Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can chickens eat rutabaga scraps? Including the peel? Can't find a yes or no anywhere online... [​IMG]
     
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  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    I haven't tried rutabaga but I did put some fresh beets with tops in the coop a couple of days ago, they eat all of it.
     
  4. 2DogsFarm

    2DogsFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2009
    NW Indiana
    I'd skip the peels if they are storebought.
    Most groceries wax the peels so they don't get bruised.

    If your rutabagas are homegrown then the peels are probably fine to feed.
     
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