Are Buckwheat groats ok for chickens?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by rebbetzin, Oct 30, 2008.

  1. rebbetzin

    rebbetzin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 4, 2008
    Tucson AZ
    I am thinking they would be... but I couldn't find anything on the web about buckwheat as a feed for chickens. I have some buckwheat I thought was for spouting, but, it is for cooking!! So... Can I feed it to the chicks?
     
  2. rebbetzin

    rebbetzin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 4, 2008
    Tucson AZ
  3. greyfields

    greyfields Overrun With Chickens

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    my chickens went ape for buckwheat when I grew a test plot
     

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