hot wheather feed

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by laeeq aslam, Apr 15, 2013.

  1. laeeq aslam

    laeeq aslam In the Brooder

    Jan 30, 2013
    in pakistan its very hot now a days almost 40 degree centigrade. any suggestion regarding feed . my hens are on roof and felling thristy
  2. That is very hot!! Lots of cold water. Frozen fruit is always helpful. Make sure they have shade to find refuge under. Wet down areas on the ground that they can cool off in. If you can, spray a mist of water on the chickens directly to cool them down. Most importantly though, make sure they have LOTS fresh water.

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  3. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Songster

    Dec 15, 2011
    SE Pa.
    Water and shade. If you can, make a spot where the sun only touches in the morning or evening. Since they need water, try wetting the food for them. Moist food goes down better then dry.

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