feeding whole corn

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by cw, Apr 17, 2009.

  1. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    green co.
    we have a bag of whole corn to feed to our chickens and guineas as a treat the reason its whole corn is the feed store gave it to me it its a small bag 5 lbs
    it would be aright or would it be to big?
  2. chicks for better health

    chicks for better health Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2008
    West Glenville, NY
    I fed quite a bit of whole corn this winter, the girls loved it and we had no problems
  3. Chicken Woman

    Chicken Woman Incredible Egg

    Oct 16, 2008
    I have heard some people say that buying whole corn is better as it losses nutrition when ground.
    I only give corn in the winter as digesting it creates body heat. My girls like oats soaked in water a few days. I just keep a bucket with oats and water for them.
  4. purecountrychicken

    purecountrychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 11, 2008
    Gray Court, SC
    I also fed mine whole corn and they loved it. Had no problems.

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