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COCKROACHES !!

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by JimnJanet, Mar 28, 2008.

  1. JimnJanet

    JimnJanet Songster

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    I jist opened a new bag o' buckeye feed fer my little peepsters and there was a cockroach runnin around inside of it. Do i need to be concerned about these bugs carrying anything bad that can harm my little fuzzy peepsters ?
     
  2. ivan3

    ivan3 spurredon Premium Member

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    What percentage of `roach' is listed on the ingredient label?

    I'd be inclined to pour the bag out and check (what if it's not a stray and you're paying for wt.?) and return the feed (false labeling - among other things...).

    As for roaches in general: DE doesn't stop the lowly Wood Roach, but our girls scarf `em down without pause, and egg quality is excellent.
     
  3. hiddenmagnolia

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    Just extra protein.
     

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