Can Chickens Eat Oranges – what do you think?

Here is another question on what chickens can eat,can chickens eat oranges?

You might think right from the start that eating oranges is just not on when feeding your backyard chickens.

So let’s find out, shall we?

Can Chickens Eat Oranges or Not

This
has been a bit of a debatable question for a while and it was rumoured
that oranges were not to be fed to chickens because of their acidity.

Granted…

Oranges do have acidity, but that does not mean that it is poisonous to chickens.

In fact, oranges are alright to give to your chickens…

They have no side effects on your chicken if they eat them.

But I am not saying that they would be the first piece of fruit they would go for if they had the choice.

So why do people think that orange, because of its taste is not enjoyed by chickens?

Maybe it is thought that chicken will not enjoy oranges.

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can backyard chickens eat orange

Can Chickens Eat Celery – what do you think?

chickens eat celery

That’s an interesting one.

And
a question that might be a little more tricky for people to decide
whether celery is actually ok to feed your backyard chickens or not.

So, I think this question is worth answering for many people who are not really sure about it at all…

Really… Can Chickens Eat Celery?

Yes…

Your chickens can eat celery.

I have had no problem with giving my chickens celery and they seem to like it.

Although celery does not have a lot of taste to it in general.

Don’t be fooled by this though…

Because celery provides some good nutrition for your birds.

You could consider it if you have celery in your own veggie patch if you want.

But I find it not that expensive to buy in the shops.

Is Celery Healthy for Chickens?

Celery is healthy for us, so it is also healthy for your backyard chickens as well.

In fact, it is low in calories and high in antioxidants.

You are looking at vitamins, minerals that will help keep your chickens healthy.

And did you know that celery actually has around 12 kinds of antioxidants?

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can chickens eat celery and celery leaves

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