Home Grown Fodder?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by KonekoChan528, Mar 7, 2015.

  1. KonekoChan528

    KonekoChan528 In the Brooder

    Has anyone used this method to feed their chickens? If so what kinds of fodder should I grow? How much should I give? Is it a good nutrition source or should you always have feed out with the fodder?

  2. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

  3. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging

    Nov 23, 2010
    St. Louis, MO
    I feed fodder in winter when there's nothing green growing.
    It isn't a complete feed so chicken feed should still be their primary intake.

    I get the best luck from barley but wheat, BOSS, peas and buckwheat work too.
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