Can chickens eat edible orchids?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by laderalady, Jun 9, 2016.

  1. laderalady

    laderalady New Egg

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    We have a couple flower leis going to waste in the fridge. Can I feed them to the chickens?
     
  2. Folly's place

    Folly's place Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome! I wouldn't, unless I was sure that they were edible flowers, and not treated with any pesticides. Mary
     
  3. laderalady

    laderalady New Egg

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    Thank you for your input. I couldn't find anything on human edible orchids for chickens on my internet search.
     

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