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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

    May 15, 2012
    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

    Mar 26, 2011
    Southern Utah
    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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