Raw Corn for chickens?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by sadies chicks, Jun 23, 2011.

  1. sadies chicks

    sadies chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    can I feed my chickens raw corn on the cob?
     
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  2. pawsplus

    pawsplus Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes! They love it.
     
  3. the4heathernsmom

    the4heathernsmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    we do!!!! No probs thus far!!!!
     
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  4. columbiacritter

    columbiacritter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Once you feed it to them you will NEVER be able to eat corn on the cob around them again. They will surround you staring and drooling until you drop the corn and run for your life. [​IMG]
     
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  5. M.sue

    M.sue Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My chickens love it and it's the best way to get rid of those extra cobs. [​IMG]
     
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  6. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    They'll clean a cob of corn better than you can.
     
  7. sadies chicks

    sadies chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome! I am heading out there now!! [​IMG]
     
  8. PapaRoo82

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    Is raw corn good for chickens that I want to produce eggs from?
     
  9. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    Presuming it's not moldy or something it's fine for them in moderate quantities.
     
  10. BlueBetween

    BlueBetween Chillin' With My Peeps

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    we were at the zoo yesterday and they had a cob of corn screwed into an eye bolt thing and hung by a chain. Looked pretty smart. I didn't get to see the chickens eating it because the kernels were all gone - I wonder how much it swings around when they are trying to eat it.
     

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