Ground Cherries

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by chicknmania, Jun 1, 2008.

  1. chicknmania

    chicknmania Overrun With Chickens

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    Are they poisonous to chickens? I've read they can be toxic to people if eaten raw in large quantities. We have not grown them before, but they are awesome, so we decided to try growing them. The chickens don't usually go in our vegetable garden, but I suppose there might be a first time.
     
  2. Oblio13

    Oblio13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If they were poisonous, I would have died by now. I love the things and we have a bunch growing.
     
  3. chicknmania

    chicknmania Overrun With Chickens

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    My mother used to make ground cherry pie; always one of my favorites. [​IMG]
     

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