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What is your main source of feed?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by csaylorchickens, Dec 24, 2015.

  1. csaylorchickens

    csaylorchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Right now I am using layer crumble. I'm interested in fermented feed. I wasn't sure if I could ferment layer cumble? Or should I ferment layer pellets?

    I mainly just give crumble, grapes, meal worms, and tuna on occasion

    I tried scratch, yeah right! They didn't touch it. I tried corn. Nope. I want to offer more nutrient dense food

    Ideas on food and ideas on fermenting which feed is best?

    Oyster shell is available fyi
     
  2. birds4kids

    birds4kids Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you want to ferment then use whatever crumble or pellet you choose.

    If you have leftover scratch you could try fermenting that as a suppliment, maybe they would like it then. They have either grit or natural pebbles available right?
     
  3. csaylorchickens

    csaylorchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes they have washed and strained River sand which is full of pebbles they can use for grit
     
  4. csaylorchickens

    csaylorchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I kid you not they are the pickiest chi kens ever they won't even eat watermelon lol
     

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