peas and beans

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by hdowden, Dec 2, 2012.

  1. hdowden

    hdowden Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 14, 2011
    besides needing to be cooked is there any that i shouldn't feed to the chickens or anything i need to do for them?
  2. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    You don't have to cook split peas. Beans do need to be cooked.

    Lentils have a bit of tannins in them and thus I wouldn't feed many of those raw but some would be fine.

    They can eat all the cooked beans we do, as far as I know.

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