Can Baby Chicks Eat Bananas?
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Can Baby Chicks Eat Bananas?

Additional Reading: What Can Chickens Eat What To Feed Chickens For Great Tasting Eggs 5 High Protein Treats For Chickens Maat van UitertMaat van Uitert is a backyard chicken and sustainable living expert. She is also the author of Chickens: Naturally Raising A Sustainable Flock, which was a best seller in it’s Amazon category.  Maat has…

Can Chickens Eat Strawberries?
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Can Chickens Eat Strawberries?

  Main Takeaways: Yes, chickens can eat strawberries For chicks, make sure the strawberries are very ripe and soft. Make sure to squash the berries or chop them very finely This shouldn’t replace regular chick starter! It’s a treat only Stay away from jams, jellies, or anything with preservatives If you buy berries from the…

4 Ingredient Chamomile & Black Soldier Fly Larvae “Granola”
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4 Ingredient Chamomile & Black Soldier Fly Larvae “Granola”

Who doesn’t love chamomile? I do, you do, and I guarantee your chickens do!   And chamomile is the star of Chamomile & Black Soldier Fly Larvae “Granola.”   And I tell you, hens LOVE this treat! My hens love digging in and testing each bit!   German chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla) is wonderful for hens because,…

Homemade Suet Cakes For Chickens: Great Boredom Busters!
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Homemade Suet Cakes For Chickens: Great Boredom Busters!

Crafting homemade suet cakes for chickens is a simple way to boost the fat in your flock’s diet while giving them a way to stay occupied.   In fact, a frequent question I get is “Can chickens eat suet cakes?,” and not only is the answer a definitive “YES!” but feeding diy suet cakes to…