FRESH WATER CLAM SHELLS AND....

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by roosmom, Aug 24, 2008.

  1. roosmom

    roosmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] fresh water snail shells. I was wondering if anyone on here has ground this stuff up for the chickies? I can get bags and bags free in Lake Michigan or Lake Superior. I would crush them, and sterilize them if you think I need to also. This would be a great way to save money.
     
  2. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    I smash up oyser shells, but here in Florida I can get mountains of oyster shells. I think you could use pretty much any kind of shells as they are made up essentially the same thing, shells are mostly calcium carbonate. I don't sterilize them.
     

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