Jami McBride wrote:I do a lot of thinking about this subject of 'easy' supplemental chicken feed.... and I've tried worm farming, but none of it so far is easy. Moving the chickens would be easier But I live in the city with limited land.
I wonder about raising mice as winter protein - it could be done in the kids bedroom maintaining the parents as pets - maybe two birds with one stone (breeding pair). Chickens really love mice.
You can look into the insects/larvae raised by those who keep large lizards.
And of course there is this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4dIc1czSpiI but it is mostly a summer time project.
Matt Armstrong wrote:
I have found some information about lacto-fermented Jerusalem artichokes and it indeed make them fartless and boost the calories. Yay !