Best garden foods for Chickens?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by tadpole98, Jan 20, 2013.

  1. tadpole98

    tadpole98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am wanting to start a mini tire garden for my chickens. For those who dont know what i mean i found this pic on google-

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    Well I know of a few things I want to plant such as:
    tomatoes
    cantelope (sp?)
    watermelon
    pumpkins


    but what else should i plant?
    I am thinking of adding two more things that they would like but I need ideas!
     
  2. sarahcraver

    sarahcraver New Egg

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    lettuce
     
  3. salt and pepper

    salt and pepper Chillin' With My Peeps

    any type of lettuce, and chickens love strawberries.
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Mine go nuts for ripe tomatoes, cucumbers, and zucchinis.
     
  5. tadpole98

    tadpole98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I forgot about lettuce, lettuce is a must. [​IMG]

    we already grow cucumbers and zuchinnis in our family garden so they get lots of rotten stuff from that :)
     

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