The Homesteader's Way of Feeding Chickens

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by BarredBuff, Dec 29, 2010.

  1. BarredBuff

    BarredBuff Songster

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    This is a shout out to all of the homesteaders out there! I have been curious about feeding the birds alternatively rather than feeding them commercially.

    I am gonna grow lots of corn and boss next year to feed them. I may start an earthworm farm too for the protein. They get all veggie scraps. They forage from dawn to dusk, rain or snow. I ve also been sprouting for them too. What else would you suggest?
     
  2. Robo

    Robo Songster

    Jul 15, 2010
    Knoxville,TN
    Soybeans and pumpkins.
     

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