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buckeye nutts?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by nickie, Nov 17, 2011.

  1. nickie

    nickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So after using the forum search button to find my answered and coming up with nothing... Having a ready supply of buckeye nutts I would love to know if I can crack them open and give the meat to the birds. Any input is welcome.
     
  2. JoieD

    JoieD Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I believe they are poisonous to humans and animals. I believe that would include chickens.
     
  3. OldRoo

    OldRoo Out Of The Brooder

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    I also have a bunch of those (buckeye "nuts")[​IMG] to my east, seriously tho, buckeyes are toxic
     
  4. rancher hicks

    rancher hicks Chicken Obsessed

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    I'd say if squirells can eat them and wild birds they would be fine for chickens. You could just feed them to you least liked chicken and see what happens.
     
  5. nickie

    nickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Lol, I think I will skip that.

    In my reading I found that they are toxic, but if you leach them you can consume them... To much work for me, thanks.
     

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