Grass clippings as food

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by lm84, Sep 27, 2014.

  1. lm84

    lm84 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can I throw fresh grass clippings from the ride on mower from our chemical free lawn into the run for the chickens to eat? They love anything green!
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Yes - our flock loves mowing day because they get a fresh batch of clippings dumped in the run to dig through.
     
  3. The ChickenKing

    The ChickenKing Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, if you let them free range they'll eat the grass anyway.
     
  4. lm84

    lm84 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great, thanks. I know if they free range they would eat the grass anyway, I just wasn't sure if the mower would somehow make the grass unsafe to eat somehow.
     

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