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Making my own "suet block"

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Cowgirl1238, Dec 7, 2015.

  1. Cowgirl1238

    Cowgirl1238 Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 28, 2015
    You know those hanging chicken blocks/suets you can buy at feed stores? I want to make my own, and I already have a good recipe from Fresh Eggs Daily, but it requires organic coconut oil, which costs an arm and a leg around here! Can I use vegetable shortening instead? Would it be okay for them to eat? Thanks in advance! :)
  2. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Sep 20, 2015
    Southern N.C. Mountains
    Last edited: Dec 7, 2015

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