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PostSubject: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:57 am

I use lemon juice quite often , sprinkle it on the corn every other day , if used like this your birds will have nice clean skin , instead of being scaly cheers
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 6:58 am

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I use lemon juice quite often , sprinkle it on the corn every other day , if used like this your birds will have nice clean skin , instead of being scaly cheers
it also helps keep canker at bay
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 7:21 am

Thanks never knew that about the canker
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 7:23 am

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Thanks never knew that about the canker
cider vinegar in the water also helps they are mild acids cheers
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 7:24 am

Yes we use that
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 8:38 am

Ropa b, and put greens water in the troughs twice a week.
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 8:53 am

I am talking every day things that are natural not what you can buy in a bottle that is sold for pigeons , as in my opinion that sort of thing may help but it aint cheap boosey cheers
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 9:40 am

Ok Edgie I just it it in because its 100% natural, I'm also planting some oregano around the loft.
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 9:58 am

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Ok Edgie I just it it in because its 100% natural, I'm also planting some oregano around the loft.
plant some spinach too cheers
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 10:31 am

a lot of top fanciers have oregano in the water 24/7 ....avidress in the water here and ropa 3 or 4 times a week a mineral mix daily too ....avidress contains a few organic acids specifically to keep down the canker count also contains cinnamon
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 2:17 pm

I am a big believer in propolis its a natural bee product can be used neet as a anticeptic or three drops in water once aweek as it is a natural antibiotic .
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 3:02 pm

I used to use honey and cider vinegar but don't bother now as I use an oregano based product.....I remember you telling me years ago about propolis ken, but I never found any if I remember rightly, where can I get some ?
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Wed Nov 16, 2016 3:41 pm

Used to use Allicin, derived from garlic.
Also a Tonic from Cider Vinegar,Honey and molasses mixed together.
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PostSubject: Re: who uses natural products   Thu Nov 17, 2016 2:29 pm

David u get it from holland & barratt
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