Feeding chickens beets??

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Dar, Oct 13, 2008.

  1. Dar

    Dar Crowing

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    I know you can feed the chickens beets I read the treat chart...but..

    when we eat beets it will turn our pee and stool..red...will it have an affect on the eggs or the chickens poop?

    I gave my girls beets the other night not a lot just 3 - 4 between 10 hens...but its just one of these random questions that run through my mind on a really slow day...LOL
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing Premium Member

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    If they eat enough of them it might change theirs too. Same as when they eat alot of green stuff. I wouldn't worry about it.
     

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