Rosie Nest~Organic Herbs for chicken coops
This wonderful made to order blend of organic aromatic herbs and edible flowers is specially created to keep your nesting boxes insect and rodent-free and also provide calming and other health benefits to your hens. Plus it will make your coop smell wonderful. Includes:
Subject to availability, Ingredients may include: Bay leaves, rosemary, lemon grass, basil, Eucalyptus ,lavender, peppermint,and roses among other beneficial herbs. Nesting Herbs are chosen for their natural properties such as anti-bacterial and anti-parasitic, and are created to be added directly to the nesting or coop bedding (typically straw, hay, or shavings).Use sparingly,a little goes a long way. Refresh every few days.
- Basil - insect-repellent, antibacterial, aids in mucus membrane health
- Calendula (marigold) - insect-repellent, antioxidant, antibacterial, soothing
- Chamomile - repel mites & lice, antiseptic, antibiotic, calming, relaxant, detoxifier
- Lavender - aromatic, stress reliever, insect-repellent, aids circulatory system
- Peppermint - aromatic, rodent repellent, soothes digestive tracts
- Rose Petals - aromatic, antiseptic, antibacterial
Just sprinkle a few tablespoons around nest area 2 or 3 times a month.