Pumpkins and hens

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by allymcshop, Nov 13, 2016.

  1. allymcshop

    allymcshop In the Brooder

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    Can I feed any part of a fresh pumpkin to the hens?
     
  2. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Crossing the Road

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    yep.
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    I chop 'em in half and place in the run......they'll clean it out down to the skin, then eat some of the skin too.

    Everything in moderation tho....I only put one out once a week or so.
     

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