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How do we feel about composting the hens' bedding after deworming?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by clemclem44, Mar 24, 2013.

  1. clemclem44

    clemclem44 Out Of The Brooder

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    We just begun the worming process for our 6-pack of ladies. Does anybody have any concerns about raking up the bedding from the coop/yard, and putting it in one of my black "Earth Maker" compost bins, for use several months from now?
     
  2. clemclem44

    clemclem44 Out Of The Brooder

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    Anybody got anything?
     
  3. Island Roo

    Island Roo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If I ever have a concern about what's in the bedding (or might be), it goes in the fire pit.

    Only happened to me once but I felt better watching it burn than worrying about it.
     
  4. haemony

    haemony Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My personal choice is not to compost bedding or manure after I have given any sort of medication.
     
  5. clemclem44

    clemclem44 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks, these confirm my inclination.
     

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