what to grow to feed chickens

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by dgkatz, Mar 13, 2009.

  1. dgkatz

    dgkatz Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 2, 2008
    Hi, I was looking for plants to grow to help offset the cost of feed for my birds. So far I plan to grow pumpkins and sunflowers, possibly corn. they loved the pumpkins I grew last year.Any other suggestions?
  2. CampineBuddy

    CampineBuddy Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 24, 2008
    I tend to feed my chickens a little bit of wheat mixed in with corn and sunflower seeds.

  3. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    A couple years ago I grew Sugar Snap Peas. I got the peas and the chickens got the leaves and tender vines.


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