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Broccoli plants

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Kathy1, Oct 9, 2008.

  1. Kathy1

    Kathy1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I know they can eat broccoli, but what about the leaves and stalks?
     
  2. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

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    Mine eat them and it has never bothered them. They are not fans of the stalk but they love the heads and leaves.

    They eat them raw and steamed.
     
  3. Sparks

    Sparks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It`s fine. They love them. Also Kale, brussels sprouts and cabbage. Thats why they can`t go into the garden until they are done. They run right to them. [​IMG]
     
  4. Kathy1

    Kathy1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh great thanks!!! I have some that are all done for the year. Waat about celery? I grew it but it was too bitter for my liking, is that ok for them??
     
  5. Sparks

    Sparks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They will let you know! The only things mine have passed on are eggplants and Huckleberries.
     
  6. Kathy1

    Kathy1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    lol mine do not like cherrios or bananas the things I always have extra of!! figures:D
     
  7. Michigan Chickman

    Michigan Chickman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine LOVE broccolli and cabbage leaves and stems [​IMG] They've eaten them all summer (knock on wood) and no bad side effects as yet [​IMG]
     
  8. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

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    Try to stop them!
     

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