clover

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by lorihadams, Nov 10, 2008.

  1. lorihadams

    lorihadams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Does anyone elses chickens like clover? It grows like crazy in my backyard and they go nuts over it...is it alright for them to have daily?
     
  2. windtryst

    windtryst Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sure it is a natural food for them mine love it too! They also like chickweed!
     
  3. sunnydee

    sunnydee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine love clover. Too bad everything here in Maine is turning brown now. [​IMG]
     
  4. 2468Chickensrgr8

    2468Chickensrgr8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2007
    Ontario
    mine love it too!
     
  5. Colored Egg Farmer

    Colored Egg Farmer Chicken overload

    Mine love clover! They just have to compete with the sheep. Some days I go and pick the clover and bring some back as treats.
     
  6. DeeTee

    DeeTee Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:Same here, but with goats in place of sheep!
     
  7. ams3651

    ams3651 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    after plowing under the weeds in my field twice I see that I have lots of clover. Its still green so i go out and pick it for them, they just love it. Ive frozen some (thats another thread) I will do more and hope it turns out ok in January.
     
  8. Ivagrovegirl

    Ivagrovegirl Out Of The Brooder

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    Mine absolutely love clover.

    Emily
     
  9. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

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    we have lots of clover in our yard and love it, so do the poultry [​IMG]
     
  10. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    Great food source-very high protrin.
     

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