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Re: [fukuoka_farming] Natural Farming for a Living

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  • Anders Skarlind
    AFAIK, muscovy ducks should be the best slug-eaters. Anders
    Message 1 of 92 , Aug 3, 2008
      AFAIK, muscovy ducks should be the best slug-eaters.
      Anders

      At 00:05 2008-08-02, you wrote:

      >ducks love slugs. fukuoka mentions letting a couple of ducks loose
      >once in a while, in one-straw revolution. have you tried that?
      >
      >regards,
      >
      >john burnett
    • grannis04
      -No, the chicken layer pellets are poultry feed for laying hens. It is grain based feed but if you want complete ingredients maybe check the label on the bag
      Message 92 of 92 , Jun 22 7:17 PM
        -No, the chicken layer pellets are poultry feed for laying hens. It is grain based feed but if you want complete ingredients maybe check the label on the bag at your feed store. Steve G.



        fukuoka_farming@yahoogroups.com, yarrow@... wrote:
        >
        > So are chicken layer pellets similar to Sluggo (iron phosphate
        > pellets), which is sold as a nontoxic (to pets and wildlife) snail
        > and slug remedy at about $5-10 (est.) a pound in the U.S.? What's in
        > them? Do birds eat them, or do you need to hide them (as with Sluggo)?
        >
        >
        > At 11:00 PM +0000 6/22/09, grannis04 wrote:
        > ---Micheal, I don't know what a chicken later pellet would be but
        > chicken layer pellets are fed to laying hens. This really works and
        > is very inexpensive. A 50lbs. bag is about $12.00 here. Good luck,
        > Steve G.
        > >
        > >
        > > Steve, what is a chicken later pellet?
        > > Michael
        > >
        >
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        >
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