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  1. frugal farmer

    frugal farmer In the Brooder

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    Can I use sawdust for bedding?
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging 7 Years

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    Hardwood sawdust can be problematic if it gets wet. I also wouldn't us it for chicks since they may be tempted to eat it.
     
  3. frugal farmer

    frugal farmer In the Brooder

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    The sawdust would be from a pallet factory. Why is hardwood problematic?
     
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  5. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member 5 Years

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    I'd be leery of treated wood in a pallet factory..many are treated but maybe after fabrication.
     

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