nasturtiums are they good for chickens

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by n2thestorm5032, Jun 23, 2008.

  1. Yeah I was thinking on planting something by the run so it isn't so blah... if I plant nasturtiums, that won't make them sick if they peck at it a little will it?
     
  2. Chick_a_dee

    Chick_a_dee Songster

    May 23, 2008
    Peterborough, ON
    I'm not sure, but they're good for humans in salads lol...
     
  3. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

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    I just planted 3 containers of Nasturtiums for us to share with the chickens. We use the leaves in salads and on sandwiches...the birds love both the leaves and flowers. [​IMG]


    Dawn
     

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