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Pomegranate tree full of leaf footed bugs

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by tschmaltz722, Sep 27, 2015.

  1. tschmaltz722

    tschmaltz722 Out Of The Brooder

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    Anyone know if chickens will eat these things? Every pomegranate on my tree is cracked open from those nasty bugs and I am at my wits end!
     
  2. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    I guess the only way to know is to given them a fruit and see what they do! I would imagine that they would - mine even eat geckos!

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  3. RonP

    RonP Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quick search revealed:

    Leaffooted bug predators include birds, spiders, and assassin bugs.

    Chickens should like them...
     

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