Crops impacted with feed...

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by tri-5-ron, Jul 16, 2010.

  1. tri-5-ron

    tri-5-ron Songster

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    ...what does this mean?
    Can someone please explain, maybe even post a pic?
    thanks
     

  2. ivan3

    ivan3 spurredon Premium Member

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  3. kla37

    kla37 Songster

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    The impacted crop thing scares me! I have been mixing some olive oil in with milk-soaked bits of bread. They love it and I'm hoping keeping that oiled up will help prevent an impaction. Anyone have any thoughts on that? Do you think it's a waste of time or could it help? I was so excited about getting my chickens and now I'm worrying over everything that could happen! Silly me. [​IMG] I'm sure they'll be fine.
     
  4. elmo

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    Crop impaction is relatively rare, I think, and quite unlikely to occur from chicken feed alone. Really...your chickens will be just fine!
     

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