ornamental gourd seeds

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by misty7850, Oct 28, 2010.

  1. misty7850

    misty7850 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    we planted small ornamental gourds this year for the first time and didn't realize there would be over 100 of them.. WOW.. we gave some away, sold some, but still have alot left. before we go and do something stupid. I thought I would ask here first. Can chickens eat the ornament gourd seeds ?
     
  2. Inkheart

    Inkheart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2010
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    I planted some birdhouse gourds - and let me tell i cut them in half - and the chickens DEVOUR them instantly! They love!
     
  3. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, they will eat ornamental gourd seeds.
     
  4. misty7850

    misty7850 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks so much for the information
     

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