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Is Millett Ok ????????

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by chickenmomva, Mar 26, 2007.

  1. chickenmomva

    chickenmomva Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 15, 2007
    Northern Neck,VA
    I know I ve seen somewhere about giving Millett to chickens but I was not sure if it was good or bad. Is it OK as a treat?????

  2. Barnyard Dawg

    Barnyard Dawg Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 7, 2007
    Northern California
    My wife makes wonderful millet muffins. Millet is a good energy substitute but is low is protein I believe this is why they mix some grains together as a scratch feed.
    Last edited: Mar 26, 2007
  3. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    I give Millet Sprays as a treat.
  4. beckt

    beckt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2007
    Our goose gets millet every day. We call it goose candy. When ever we leave my hubby gives him his candy. He has now come to expect it every time he knows we are leaving. The wild birds come around & clean up what he drops. My girls will fight over any leftovers if they can get into his fenced in area.
  5. lively Bee's

    lively Bee's Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 6, 2007
    Mine love it. We have planted a 20 x 250' strip of millett for them to eat later in the year.

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