Hazelnuts safe for chickens?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by slimpys, Oct 2, 2011.

  1. slimpys

    slimpys Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have several untreated hazelnuts trees, so most of the nuts have worms. I was cracking the shells to feed the worms and they were also eating the nuts. Is that safe for chickens? Thanks!
     
  2. AccentOnHakes

    AccentOnHakes Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't think you need to worry about it.
     
  3. Alethea

    Alethea Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nuts are good treats for chickens.
     
  4. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    I only feed nonrancid nuts to my chickens. The oils change when they spoil. It sounds like your nuts are not rancid. Good treat! [​IMG]
     

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