Bought 50# sack of BOSS and they love it.

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by PhilErvin, Oct 2, 2010.

  1. PhilErvin

    PhilErvin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 11, 2009
    Yucaipa, CA
    I was at the feed store today and saw they sell 50# of Black Oil Sunflower Seed (BOSS) for $29.95 so I bought a sack. I took it home and threw a handful out to the girls and roo. They were anxious at first but when I threw the second handful they all scattered out away from it. They were slow to get back to it but as I walked away I noticed they were cleaning it up. So I will continue to feed as a treat. I have heard of benefits so I am willing to try anything to keep my girls happy. Cause a happy hen is a productive hen, right? [​IMG]
  2. nelgkel

    nelgkel Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 14, 2010
    WOW! that is $$$ we pay about $14 for 50lbs...
    OUr chickens LOVE IT!
  3. dragonlair

    dragonlair Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 29, 2008
    I pay 19.00 for 40 pounds.

    My horses, chickens and goats LOVE them.
  4. Akane

    Akane Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 15, 2008
    It's less than $10/50lbs at the right time of the year here. Rest of the year it's probably around $12-$15.
  5. Boo-Boo's Mama

    Boo-Boo's Mama Chillin' With My Peeps

    $14.99/40# bag at TSC today...with the $1 off coupon it was $13.99 the girls are out there trying to figure out how to get the bag open...they have been out for about 2 weeks!...used the egg money to buy alfalfa pellets last week...DH is selling 4 more dozen eggs tomorrow so this week they get BOSS [​IMG]
  6. PhilErvin

    PhilErvin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 11, 2009
    Yucaipa, CA
    WOW!! You all are getting this at a lot better price. I'll start noticing when I buy my feed how much the BOSS is going for and try to buy when it's down. Thanx for all of your input everyone. [​IMG]

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