homemade flock block/chicken suet

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by urban chicks, Nov 4, 2013.

  1. urban chicks

    urban chicks Out Of The Brooder

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    has anyone ever made a flick block or chicken suet, i was wondering what do you use to harden it, i have heard that some people use fat and i was wondering if that is okay to use? if someone can give me some info it would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut Premium Member

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    I have! You can use peanut butter, lard, or coconut oil. I made one that was more of a loaf of bread. They loved it, but it only lasted a couple minutes. :) My chickens love a mixture of bird seed, peanut butter, and lard. Heat up, stir up, and freeze.
     
  3. urban chicks

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    thank you, so if you use peanut butter do i have to bake it and then let it cool?
     

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