Japanese Beetles

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by boskelli1571, Jul 4, 2011.

  1. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 7, 2011
    Finger Lakes, NY
    I think I have finally found a use for these destructive bugs - my gals love them!! I catch them in a jar, pop them in the fridge for a couple of hours (so they don't quickly fly off) and then give them to the gals. Talk about food fight!! [​IMG] I assume they are safe to eat?? Our land hasn't had any pesticide application in probably 15 years, so they shouldn't be toxic.
    Comments anyone?? Sue
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    They're fine for them to eat.


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