What is a chicken block?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by longlegz86, Nov 14, 2012.

  1. longlegz86

    longlegz86 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ive seen many people talk about a Chicken Block? What is it exactly and can I make my own? I know its some sort of treat.........
     
  2. ChemicalchiCkns

    ChemicalchiCkns Out Of The Brooder

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    It could signify, a Block of Quilt, or a solidify'd Block of Treates for the chiCkens to peckk att.
     
  3. NestingHillsSC

    NestingHillsSC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They sell them at TSC. Corn, barley, wheat, soybean held together with molasses. 14 chickens.Didnt last a month.25lb blocks. Keeps them busy sort of. Suppose to be for free range chickens.
     
  4. NestingHillsSC

    NestingHillsSC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry. Plus oyster shells and grit.
     
  5. longlegz86

    longlegz86 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok cool. I am going to look up a recipe and maybe make some into smaller blocks... Sounds like something they would like
     
  6. chickenpredatorkiller

    chickenpredatorkiller Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh haha when I read this I was thinking about the block that you cut chickens heads off so I was like.... uh oh shes gonna be in for a surprise but I was wrong. ahhaahha
     
  7. NestingHillsSC

    NestingHillsSC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Mine like it.
     
  8. longlegz86

    longlegz86 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone have a recipe?
     
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