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What kind of greens , like lettuce or arugula or radicchio can chickens eat? I have a Salad mix with

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by gisbert, Jun 29, 2016.

  1. gisbert

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    What kind of greens , like lettuce or arugula or radicchio can chickens eat? I have a Salad mix with Spinach, romaine, oakleafs, lola rosa, tango butter lettuce...can they eat it?
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

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    They can eat all of that. I plant some of those in their pasture.
    Forage turnips, radish, beets, clover and other forbs all work well.

    You'll probably notice their yolks get darker as well.
     
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  3. gisbert

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    thank you very much
     

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