My chickens like macaroni and cheese

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by dogdollar, Jul 10, 2010.

  1. dogdollar

    dogdollar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I love the Stouffer's frozen mac and cheese, and I always get the large size because, for some reason, my local grocery sells it for the exact same price as the smaller size. More often than not, i have some left over, and the chookies really like eating it....I'm talking about maybe a cup for ten chickens. Anyone see anything wrong with that?
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  2. Break an Egg

    Break an Egg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not at that ratio, I'm sure they love it.
     
  3. SmittenChicken

    SmittenChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well, chickens are omnivores like we are, so theoretically if you're fine with eating it your chickens would be too (except for a few things, like avocadoes).

    Personally, I try to steer clear of the processed stuff and so my chickens do too - I feel it makes for healthier eggs. Plus, chickens really shouldn't have a lot of salt, especially when it's hot out. But a little frozen mac & cheese probably won't kill your chickens, they do fine with much worse. I have read posts about chickens eating styrofoam peanuts and dead cats! [​IMG]
     
  4. dparadise

    dparadise Out Of The Brooder

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    Mine love the macaroni and cheese also, anything with pasta is fair game for them. I give them the ramen noodles as a treat and they love it. I don't put the little pack of seasoning in, just boil the noodles.
     
  5. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Mine go crazy over mac and cheese.
     
  6. mgw

    mgw Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Our love mac& cheese but they dont get it often cause DDs love it to!
     
  7. D'Angelo N Va.

    D'Angelo N Va. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I love mac and cheese and so do my chickens..but they don't get it too often because it's my great grandmother's recipe and it is usually gone when I make it.
     

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