egg shells

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by wcah, Aug 19, 2013.

  1. wcah

    wcah In the Brooder

    Feb 5, 2012
    Shropshire, England. UK
    Is it ok to give turkeys washed out chicken egg shells, to supliment there grit requirement?

  2. Veer67

    Veer67 Songster

    1. Rinse your eggshells
    2. Bake them at 250 degrees until dry and turning brown
    3. Pound them into fragments
    4. Serve [​IMG]
  3. Celie

    Celie Songster 6 Years

    Mar 23, 2012
    Tickfaw, Louisiana
    It will also give them calcium for harder shells, but In don't wash or bake them. If from the incubator, I just toss them out, if used in the kitchen, I microwave for a few seconds and toss, If an egg get broken or cracked in the yard, toss and all turkeys, ducks and chickens come running. If they accidentalyl crack an egg, they eat it without any cooking and in 7 years never hurt them!

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