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Chickens Eating Termites?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Awestruck, Jul 3, 2016.

  1. Awestruck

    Awestruck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't have chickens yet but am planning on in the future. I am wondering, since chickens eat bugs, can they eat termites? Termites can pop up anywhere there is wood and I would rather use my chickens if possible to get rid of them. Thanks.
     
  2. Whittni

    Whittni Overrun With Chickens

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    Chickens love termites but if you have a whole colony, pesticides may be needed. In that case, refrain the flock from access to the afflicted area.
     

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