How to prevent mildew in water bucket?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by bigchickie, Nov 24, 2012.

  1. bigchickie

    bigchickie New Egg

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    I have a bucket watering system and when i looked in it, there is mildew growing. What can I do to prevent this? My chickens thank you!
     
  2. TurtlePowerTrav

    TurtlePowerTrav T.K.'s Farm

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    Wash it out with bleach and rinse it once a week.
     
  3. Hawgon

    Hawgon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I add acv to my waterers and it works great......
     
  4. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

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    Keep it out of the Sun, and add vinegar or chlorine to the water.
     

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