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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

    Sep 13, 2015
    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

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    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!

  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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