Yogurt

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ChickenKeep01, Feb 11, 2017.

  1. ChickenKeep01

    ChickenKeep01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have recently heard that feeding chickens yogurt can double their laying rate and im a bit sceptical about this, so im just wondering if it increases the laying rate and if it does is their any negative side effects i need to worry about?
     
  2. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Chicken Obsessed

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    No. In fact, in excess yogurt is bad for a chicken. They weren't made to digest dairy really well.
     
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  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Ah, you must have seen the FB thing going around about feeding expired yogurt.
    Someone on the fermented feed thread dove into that and found all kinds of inaccuracies behind that 'click bait' pic and claim....that is now being disseminated voraciously...SMH.
     
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  4. ChickenKeep01

    ChickenKeep01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep thats where i saw it
     

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