1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

Chickens digging in garden

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Orprahlorp, Oct 17, 2014.

  1. Orprahlorp

    Orprahlorp Out Of The Brooder

    16
    0
    32
    Jun 27, 2014
    My chickens free range during the day, and there is one individual plant that they scratch at constantly. They don't eat it, they just destroy it. Is there any kind of deterrent I could use to keep them away from this spot?
     
  2. sherrihargrove

    sherrihargrove Chillin' With My Peeps

    134
    6
    63
    Oct 17, 2014
    I might put up a fence around the area.
     
  3. JoshU

    JoshU Chillin' With My Peeps

    500
    110
    158
    May 16, 2011
    Ada, Ohio
    Fence is the only thing I can come up with. Or tell them you don't care about that plant. They seem to only destroy plants I want to keep.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by