There is nothing more frustrating than being in the midst of caring for your first flock and hearing terms that make absolutely no sense. Much like traveling to a foreign country, chicken people speak an entirely different language. You could simply smile and act like you understood the conversation but you would be doing a…
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Great article! I book marked it because I am integrating essential oils into my flock. Currently using oregano in their water, but I’m always looking for other things.
I’ve heard that Lemon Grass can also be used, as a cleaner (spray bottle with either water or vinegar) and to deodorize.
There are many essential oil options to use with your flock, the ones I listed are just the tip of the iceberg. Oregano is a great one-size-fits-all oil to keep your birds healthy. Let me know if you have any good testimonies with other oils as you start using them. I would love to hear about it!
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