Orange peels

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by TaraBellaBirds, Aug 1, 2013.

  1. TaraBellaBirds

    TaraBellaBirds Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Will feeding my chickens orange peels harm them; will they even eat them?
     
  2. Ciqala

    Ciqala Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've given my chicks oranges cut in half, they ate every morsel except for the peels.
     
  3. NemerLuvPoultry

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    Nope! They will love the oranges!
     
  4. TaraBellaBirds

    TaraBellaBirds Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay through a lot of researching I discovered that they will not harm the birds but that they normally do not eat them because they are so tough. I found a forum where the person discusses putting the peels and other large leftovers in a food processor. I think this would work well with egg shells as well.
     

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