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Is Hypericum calycinum (St. John's Wort) poisonous to chickens?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by mstamme2u, Sep 13, 2016.

  1. mstamme2u

    mstamme2u Just Hatched

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    I did not see it on the list of poisons found here on BYC, but want to make sure if this plant is poisonous or not. I have been searching the Web everywhere and cannot seem to get the answer I am looking for.

    I want to know is Hypericum calycinum (St. John's Wort) is poisonous to chickens??? :cd

    Thank you in advance for your speedy response. :D
     
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  2. chickens really

    chickens really Overrun With Chickens

    Contact agriculture at your local university.....They will help with that!
     
  3. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    @mstamme2u , welcome to BYC!

    I found this:
    https://ucanr.edu/sites/poisonous_safe_plants/files/154528.pdf
    http://www.canaryzoo.com/poisonous plant list.htm
    http://www.cockatielcottage.net/houseplants.html

    When in doubt, cal UC Davis. [​IMG]

    -Kathy
     
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