Volcanic ash

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by bman8520, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. bman8520

    bman8520 New Egg

    Jul 27, 2011
    does anyone else live under a volcano? is ash bad for chickens? breathing? eating? our wonderful Mt. Etna decided to make 12 eruptions this year any advice
  2. nivtup

    nivtup Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 24, 2008
    Shelton Washington
    While I do not live under a volcano, I did have the pleasure of working in Mt. St. Helens ash.

    Definately not good to breathe.

    I would think the chickens can eat the ash, it would probably make a good grit to help with digestion.

    Take Care.

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