I'm going to tell you about some plants to grow in your run\coop or just feed to them with amazing health benefits. Basil - antibacterial, mucus membrane health, repels flies and mosquitoes Bay Leaves - antiseptic, antioxidant, immune system booster, insect repellent Bee Balm - antiseptic, antibacterial, respiratory health, calming Borage - high in calcium, betacarotenes and niacin, soothing, supports cardiovascular health, antioxidant, mucus membrane health. Calendula - heals wounds Chamomile - kills mites and lice, repels fleas, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antibiotic, calming, relaxant, detoxifier Chives - aid digestion, stimulates appetite, good source of iron Cilantro - antioxidant, fungicide, builds strong bones, high in Vitamin A for vision and Vitamin K for blood clotting Cinnamon - promotes healthy breathing Comfrey - pain reliever, anti-inflammatory, heals wounds, high in protein and Vitamin B-12, promotes muscle, cartilage, and bone growth Dill - antioxidant, relaxant, respiratory health, stimulates the appetite Lavender - stress reliever, increases blood circulation, highly aromatic, insect repellent Goldenseal - Antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, useful for treating wounds Hyssop - improves circulation, heals wounds, detoxifier Lemon Balm - stress reliever, antibacterial, highly aromatic, rodent and insect repellent, calming Lovage - aids respiratory and mucus membrane health, blood detoxifier, anti-inflammatory Marigold - vibrant egg yolks, feet and beaks/bills, insect repellent, antioxidant Marjoram - laying stimulant, anti-inflammatory, decongestant, improves blood circulation, detoxifier Mint (all kinds) - insecticide and rodent repellent, antioxidant, aids in respiratory health, digestive aid, lowers body temperature naturally. Feeding results in larger eggs, thicker eggshells and increased egg production. Nasturtium - laying stimulant, antiseptic, antibiotic, insecticide, wormer Oregano - combats coccidia, salmonella, infectious bronchitis, avian flue, blackhead and e-coli, strengthens immune system Parsley - high in vitamins A, B,C calcium and iron, aids in blood vessel development, laying stimulant Peppermint - anti-parasitic, insect repellent. Pineapple Sage - aids nervous system, highly aromatic, antiseptic Plantain - Antibacterial, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant. Prevents infection. Raspberry Leaf - antioxidant, relaxant, supports healthy reproductive system. Rose Petals - highly aromatic, high in Vitamin C, antioxidant Rosemary - pain reliever, respiratory health, insect repellent Sage - antioxidant, anti-parasitic, general health promoter, thought to combat Salmonella Spearmint - antiseptic, insect repellent, stimulates nerve, brain and blood functions Tarragon - antioxidant, appetite stimulant. Thyme - aids in respiratory health, antibacterial, antioxidant, anti-parasitic, stimulant Yarrow - antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, clears sinuses and respiratory systems, stress reliever Herbs are easy to grow, generally not picky about the soil they are grown in and many come back year after year.