Feeding barley

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Squeakermama1, Aug 21, 2008.

  1. Squeakermama1

    Squeakermama1 New Egg

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    Hi. I was wondering if it was ok to feed my girls some barley?
    I have a home brewing husband that has seeped some for his latest batch of beer and I wanted to know if it's ok for them to eat it. ")
     
    Last edited: Aug 23, 2008
  2. PAJerry

    PAJerry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I tried feeding barley to my flock and it was not very popular. I have read that it is hard for them to digest, however, that may not be an issue if it has been soaked or cooked in some way.
     

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