What TYPE of yogurt do you feed?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by ssledoux, Apr 28, 2008.

  1. ssledoux

    ssledoux Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Does it matter if it has a flavor? I have organic vanilla on hand and am wondering if that would be okay to feed my week-old babies??
     
  2. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
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    I have read on here that plain organic is recomended. Also Miss Prissy (i believe) has her own homemade recipe that she will share. That being said, before I knew any better I fed mine some blueberry that my family decided they didnt like! The girls loved it and I had a blast watching them fight over the blueberry chunks!! They were about 4 weeks old. It might be a little soon to feed yours treats. Check the treat list on this site. It might say.
     
  3. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    chcknrs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I accidentally grabbed the vanilla organic too, and didn't realize it until it was almost gone! No problems at all, but I make sure and check the label now. Gotta get motivated and try the homemade tho, just have to dig out all the stuff.
     
  5. ssledoux

    ssledoux Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I tried my hand at some goat milk yogurt too when I was milking (I'm hoping to go back to milking, but I have carpal tunnel so bad that I can't milk goats anymore unless the milk just basically pours out when you touch their teats - not likely!!) I miss mine so much! I do have a dairy doe at my sister's that I am planning to get back, but I don't know if I'll ever be able to milk again or not.

    What type of goats do you have?
     
  6. aberfitch

    aberfitch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    does it have to be organic?
     

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