Set up a fencing system.,
Get rid of poisonous plants.,
Do not use chemicals or pesticides on your lawn.,
Keep a supply of grit nearby.
Chickens do wander just like an outside cat. The last thing you want is the chickens walking across the road or ending up in the neighbours garden. Set up fencing or chicken wire for your flock to be sure that they are safe. It also keeps predators out.
, Some plants can be toxic to chickens just like some types of foods. You can find a list by researching online. If you know what types of plants you have in your garden give them a search online.
Although chickens will avoid plants that are dangerous to them, there are always exceptions with them.
, These are bad for chickens as they like to graze on grass often. If the chickens ingest these chemicals it can make them possibly ill.
, All the foraging around the garden can be bad on the crop if you don’t maintain the chickens well. Grit helps the chickens digest the nutrition they come across.