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pantry pest and feed (7 messages)
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CAROLE
Score: 10
If your chick food has been invaded by pantry pests do you throw it away and not feed to the chicks?
2/2/2014 6:42 PM report abuse
TINAC
Score: 160
there is no problems feeding it to the chicks - I suppose though it could depend on the panty pests you are talking about and what kind of mess they left -- if it is just mice - no problem -- coons with lots of scat in it --- I am not sure - I would probably scatter it around the compost pile and let the chickens eat what they want
2/2/2014 7:22 PM report abuse
CAROLE
Score: 10
The moth type of pantry pest. They leave this web like matter and larvae in the feed. I bought it from MM and should have put in in a sealable container. I had in the shed until my chicks come tomorrow. Got it out tonight to get ready for the chicks and discovered these tiny moths in the feed.
2/2/2014 7:36 PM report abuse
TINAC
Score: 160
I would have no problems feeding that to the chicks - they will eat bugs immediately if they find them - so they should love it :-)
2/2/2014 9:23 PM report abuse
CAROLE
Score: 10
Thank you
2/2/2014 9:32 PM report abuse

McMurray Hatchery
The moths will not harm your chicks. They will get a little extra protein from them! Your safe to feed it to your babies.
2/3/2014 8:27 AM report abuse
JEREMYB
Score: 0
chicken loves bugs!! it will be a treat to them.
7/11/2014 6:13 AM report abuse