Can you feed chickens scrambled duck eggs?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by mrrr0809, Dec 3, 2015.

  1. mrrr0809

    mrrr0809 Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 12, 2015
    We have both a backyard flock of chickens and ducks. The dilemma- My wife prefers the chicken eggs therefore we always have excess duck eggs. I know people feed their chickens scrambled chicken eggs. Any reason why I can't feed them the excess duck eggs?
  2. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2015
    There is no reason not to feed your chickens the duck eggs.
  3. jtn42248

    jtn42248 Overrun With Chickens

    Yes, you can feed chickens duck eggs. I also have a surplus of duck eggs that get either scrambled or hard boiled and crushed (shell and all) and fed to my chickens. They are a great source of protein during this molt season and when hard boiled and crushed they provide a healthy calcium source.

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