Fruit salad?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by ddcljc12, May 29, 2011.

  1. ddcljc12

    ddcljc12 Out Of The Brooder

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    My chickens get almost anything we eat including fresh fruit salad, they are enjoying some right this minute.
    anyone else feed scraps from the table??

    Lori
     
  2. Fritatta

    Fritatta Chillin' With My Peeps

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    heck yes, and I confess, I have actually BOUGHT produce for them, and raided the pantry!

    cottage cheese, any cheese. not much meat. maybe if its ground in spaghetti.

    I try to make sure their treats are not overly corn based (only because it is SO easy and cheap to get cracked corn). You should lean towards protein: dairy, nuts, yogurt.

    Today I scrambled and egg with a little milk and whole grain Oats (pantry) and microwaved it for my momma hen and 7 3 week olds.
    Talk about a party!
     
  3. shepan2

    shepan2 Out Of The Brooder

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    I made the best "chicken pie" yesterday...sliced an old pear, layer of old cottage cheese, topped with old blueberries...oh, it was beautiful! Should enter in the fair. The girls loved it - gone in about 5 minutes.
     

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