Versatile Chooks

Story Title: Versatile Chooks
Episode: Three
TX Date: 10th September
Presenter: Chloe Thomson

More tips for your family, Chloe Thomson shows you the benefits of having chicken as pets in your garden this season.

Tips and Facts

  • Backyard chickens can be fed a variety of different foods including table scraps such as fruit, vegetables and meat.
  • When feeding your chooks make sure it doesn't contain food high in fat or salt.
  • One of the best things about having chooks in your garden is, knowing exactly where your eggs come from and what has gone into their production.
  • A benefit for having chooks in your garden is they scratch through empty garden beds and get rid of pests while aerating and fertilising the soil.

Featured Breed

  • Silky Bantam