Prevent Cocci with green tea, plum powder, and probiotics?? Has anyone tried this?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by applegal, Feb 8, 2013.

  1. applegal

    applegal Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I came across a blog on Grit Magazine's website about preventing cocci with ground green tea leaves, plum powder and probiotics (Pediococcus-based probiotics).
    I have always given my flock yogurt, but that is a different culture. Anybody try the tea and plum powder? Apparently it references a USDA study. I thought it was interesting and worth asking about.
    Thanks
    Diana
     
  2. milamyler

    milamyler Out Of The Brooder

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    hmmm- That's new to me- most of the articles on here worried about caffeine in the green tea. I'm curious as well if it boosts immunity...
     

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