corn starch

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by pooh731, Aug 19, 2011.

  1. pooh731

    pooh731 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was wondering: Is it alright to mix corn starch in with my chicken scratch.
     
  2. rainierlass

    rainierlass Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Why? [​IMG] What would be your reason for doing that? Just wonderin.......
     
  3. dichotomymom

    dichotomymom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, why?
     
  4. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    Corn starch is only a thickener, no real nutritional value. I would not do it.

    Scratch is only a treat, not a real source of food, and as a treat doesn't need anything else.
     
  5. pooh731

    pooh731 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok thank you
     

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