just planted broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by joe17, Oct 9, 2010.

  1. joe17

    joe17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a little raised square foot garden dedicated for my silkies! I have about 4 broccoli, 4 cauliflower, and 6 cabbage. I sure hope the chickens like em! All of the plants total just cost like 10 bucks. I can't wait for the veggies to grow! Anyone else plants veggies for your chickens?
     
  2. wekiva bird

    wekiva bird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] im planting the same stuff for me and the chicken and spinach,collards,mustard greens, and maybe some kale .
     
  3. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I sell veggies from the farm. I planted green onions, carrots, potatoes, mustard greens, kale, broccoli, cabbage, lettuce, collards, Clemson clover, peas,spinach,& cauliflower. Also, garlic.Fall gardening in Texas is good because you get less weeds & bugs. Hopefully my chicks will eat good this winter & I will to.
     
  4. chickenvirgin

    chickenvirgin Out Of The Brooder

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    I am so jealous....I am getting ready for 10 feet of snow and -40 degree weather! [​IMG] Although it is beautiful here now...the leaves have changed colour and are falling and the weather is just right but winter is coming soon.
     
  5. Ruth Ann

    Ruth Ann Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I planted collards and lettuce plants for my chickens.
    I have them in pots so they can be carried inside greenhouse if weather turns bad.
     
  6. RedRoosterFarm

    RedRoosterFarm **LOVE MY SERAMAS**

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    I plant corn, carrots and beans for my birds plus they get the apples from our trees.
     
  7. wolftracks

    wolftracks Spam Hunter

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    I need to figure out what I can plant before it gets cold and wet here.
     
  8. BarredBuff

    BarredBuff Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I plant that stuff for me and they get the scraps.
     
  9. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:You could probably plant mustard greens & collards. They do good in cold climates. They also taste better after a freeze.
     
  10. LaLa Chickie

    LaLa Chickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just gave my hens frozen broccoli and cauliflower for the first time ever...they are devouring them..it's 95degrees outside so it must be like icecream to them...LOL[​IMG]
     

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