Can chickens eat these? And how much and how often can I give it to them?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by bappl, Jul 13, 2016.

  1. bappl

    bappl Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have barley, what bran, rolled oats, and boss (black oil sunflower seeds). Can my chickens eat all of these? How often? And in what manner (dry, mixed, free choice, fermented)? I also buy my chickens the proper chicken feed. I have both free range birds and birds in pens.
  2. chickengeorgeto

    chickengeorgeto Overrun With Chickens

    The rolled oats are great for a baby chicks first meal at about 23 or 24 days after incubation first began or 3 days post hatching. Give you adult birds their regular or proper chicken ration but supplement it with the other dry feeds. Good luck.
    Last edited: Jul 13, 2016
  3. bappl

    bappl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thank you! So they can have the wheat bran then too? I was worried I had bought something I wouldn't be able to use.

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