I have no little red hen, but...

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by debid, Jun 19, 2011.

  1. debid

    debid Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 20, 2011
    middle TN
    Those chickens sure can thresh wheat! I picked a fistful of ripening grain heads from the pasture that the chickens never visit (aka "hawkland"). I couldn't ID them all other than looks like a grain so I just grabbed a bunch from each variety along with some grass seed heads and tossed them in for inspection. They went bezerk beating the grain heads! The kernels were flying and there was much scratching and pecking and general chaos. Absolutely hilarious!

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