feeding sunflower seeds

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by annabelle08, Jun 21, 2016.

  1. annabelle08

    annabelle08 Out Of The Brooder

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    Do you give chicks shelled sunflower seeds or with the shells? I've heard that "black oil sunflower seeds" are very good for the chickens. Thanks,
     
  2. limited25

    limited25 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We give ours shelled.
     
  3. saulsx

    saulsx Out Of The Brooder

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    We grow lots of sunflowers and have been feeding the chicks shelled seeds from what we harvest and don't save for planting next season.
     
    Last edited: Jun 22, 2016

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