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Treats with high calcium to help with strong eggs?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by stone_family3, Oct 13, 2011.

  1. stone_family3

    stone_family3 Songster

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    I know yogurt is one, but are there others?

    We offer oyster shell and they eat layena
     

  2. pawsplus

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    Greens are a great source of calcium--collard or mustard greens, kale, spinach, etc. [​IMG]
     
  3. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Here's a list I use:

    1. Spinach & Swiss Chard
    2. Salmon & Sardines (canned with bones)
    3. Mustard, Collard, Kale & Turnip greens
    4. Shellfish
    5. Blackstrap molasses (can cause runny stools)
    6. Corn Tortillas
    7. Yogurt
    8. Mozzarella & Cheddar cheese
    9. Milk, Buttermilk (goat's milk and cow's milk)
    10. Basil, thyme, dill seed, cinnamon, and peppermint leaves
    11. Romaine lettuce
    12. Rhubarb
    13. Almonds, Peanuts & Brazil Nuts
    14. Black Beans, Dried Beans (Cooked)
    15. Sesame seeds
    16. Fennel
    17. Cabbage, Bok Choy, & Chinese cabbage
    18. Summer squash
    19. Green beans
    20. Garlic
    21. Tofu & Soybeans
    22. Brussel sprouts & Broccoli
    23. Oranges (Some people do not feed citrus to chickens)
    24. Asparagus & Okra
    25. Crimini mushrooms
    26. Foods Fortified with Calcium: Some Orange Juice, Breads, & Cereals
     
  4. stone_family3

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    Awesome! some of those they'd have to fight the rabbits for LOL
     

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