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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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