Safe Food Storage Container

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Quailtastic Quail, Dec 5, 2018.

  1. Quailtastic Quail

    Quailtastic Quail In the Brooder

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    Hey friends,

    Just curious whether it is okay to store feed in a stainless steel can. We were thinking this would be more pleasing to look at then several plastic bags lying around the house.

    Thanks!
    :wee
     
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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs I Live in The Cuckoo's Nest

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    Yes you can use them. :)
     
  3. N F C

    N F C Wind? Bah!

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    I store all my feed in cans. It keeps the rodents out.
     
  4. Quailtastic Quail

    Quailtastic Quail In the Brooder

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    Thanks!
     
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  5. Folly's place

    Folly's place Free Ranging

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    I use metal garbage cans, large enough to hold the feed in it's original bags from the store. In case of a problem, it can go back 'as is' rather than 'who knows'.
    Mary
     
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  6. steveneggs

    steveneggs In the Brooder

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    I use metal trash cans the big ones
     
  7. wamtazlady

    wamtazlady Songster

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    I actually use a plastic trash can and keep it outside right next to the door of the run. Makes it easy to fill the feeders. I realize that rodents could potentially chew through the plastic to get to the feed. So far after 3 years none of done so.
     
  8. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

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    I use bags inside metal can......just easier to 'get it all'.
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