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Anyone feed suet or bacon grease?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by April Petroski, Nov 7, 2015.

  1. April Petroski

    April Petroski Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 25, 2015
    I have a couple suet feeders that the woodpeckers ignore and several cakes with seed mixed in. I don't see why they wouldn't eat it but has anyone else gave them to their chickens? I figure with the colder weather the fat would help them calorie wise and staying warmer at night. Thanks!
  2. Folly's place

    Folly's place Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 13, 2011
    southern Michigan
    I wouldn't feed bacon grease because of the salt, but small amounts of suet with seeds should be okay as a treat. Mary

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