what treats do you give your hens ?

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  1. Brads

    Brads Out Of The Brooder

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    share the treats that you feed your hens [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Brads

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    I give my corn, sunflower seeds, porridge, kitchen veg scrapps

    but i also made scrambled egg with corn sunflower seed and i put some egg shell in crumbles and put in for them they love it
     
  3. Rubbertoe

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    Mealworms, honey dew, apple cores, stuff like that.
     
  4. Brads

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    yh they love mealworms, have you given your porridge if not u should try it porridge cooked with a bit of layersmash on the go crazy for it[​IMG]
     
  5. Brads

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    ALSO give them live thing like maggot and worms they love it and produce lovely eggs with all their treats [​IMG]
     
  6. Rubbertoe

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    Never tried porridge. I think if I bother making some I'll want to eat it myself. Lol.
     
  7. Brads

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    Ahah do portion for u And portion for chickens it worth a try !:rolleyes:
     
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  8. CHICKENJOHN42

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    I give mine meal worms ,maggots an water melon an lopes ,I live near a farmers maket an get all kinds of FREE stuff [​IMG]
     
  9. Iuvmychix

    Iuvmychix Chillin' With My Peeps

    Frozen watermelon,scrambled eggs (they go crazy for it!) [​IMG]
     
  10. Chickensaurous

    Chickensaurous Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cooked sweet potato
     

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