weed killer/herbicide

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by yellowirenut, Sep 24, 2011.

  1. yellowirenut

    yellowirenut Chirping

    Aug 27, 2011
    New haven, IN
    Because of the birds i have stopped using herbicides and fertilizers in the back yard. They are allowed to free rang on the weekends. I do have a few areas that have weed issues. Is there any herbicides that safe around livestock/poultry?

  2. extraordinaryfowl

    extraordinaryfowl Songster

    Sep 6, 2011
    Lancaster, PA
    I don't use herbicides at all, I pull them all by hand. I don't think if it is potent enough to kill a living plant it would be safe for your birds, though if you wanted to be sure your extension office in your state may know if you contact them.

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