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millet for bobwhites

Discussion in 'Quail' started by ginnboy, Nov 7, 2011.

  1. ginnboy

    ginnboy In the Brooder

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    Is millet a good food source or should it be just a treat. Still feeding game bird feed but dnt want them filling up on millet
     

  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Millet and millet sprays are a great treat for them, but not as an only source of food. I throw in a few millet sprays each day for the quail, but not enough to fill up on them all day.
     
  3. camchick

    camchick In the Brooder

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    I agree it shouldn't be their main diet but it doent hurt to give them a bit each day. I give mine a few sprays a day and they are very happy!
     

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