Converting yard to chicken food plot

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by CoopDeViIIe, Nov 5, 2013.

  1. CoopDeViIIe

    CoopDeViIIe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Earlier this fall I decided to mow down my front yard and overseed it with a wildlife fall seed mix from the local feed store. It is made for deer, but has lots of things chickens love like alfalfa, white clover, crimson clover, winter peas, etc.

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    Here was the yard in September.

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    And heres a month later in October.

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    Open the flood gates!

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    Put the electric predator netting up.

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    My Blue Copper Marans enjoying it.

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    here's a video of them grazing.
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    Nice.
    I do the same but it is the back half of my yard.
     

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