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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Days poultry, May 26, 2016.

  1. Days poultry

    Days poultry In the Brooder

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    Hi will my chickens and ducks die if they eat plant in the garden ?
     

  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Nope, its perfectly normal for chickens to forage on plants, bugs etc and its how they survived long before we humans domesticated them.

    CT
     
  3. Days poultry

    Days poultry In the Brooder

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    Thanks [​IMG]
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. Days poultry

    Days poultry In the Brooder

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    Hi can anyone help me my 2 year old goose laid her first clutch of eggs but she sits for a while then gets of then sits a while later is this normal for a first time mom i doubt they will hatch if she does this
     

  8. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas and :welcome. Great to have you aboard! Nope...let them forage!
     
  9. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    You may want to post you question in the goose form here https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/47/geese
    You will get more responds that way. Good luck to you!
     
  10. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you. You've had some good advice above.
     

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