Elderberries have been used for centuries across the world to treat the common cold and flu. Add a bit of honey, ginger and cinnamon for an all natural cold syrup that can also be used as an immune system booster.
Keeping chickens healthy requires vigilance and a fair amount of natural preventives. I call my three favorite the ‘Holistic Trinity’. Keep reading to find out what they are and how they can help keep your chickens healthy…naturally.
Raw honey has been shown to provide a number of health benefits. It has been used to treat wounds, relieve allergies, boost energy and ease cold symptoms. Recently, researchers have also discovered that it is a powerful treatment for Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). This article outlines the many medical uses for raw honey.
Oregano is starting to be studied and used as a natural antibiotic for poultry and other livestock. Before you reach for a commercial product, why not try a holistic remedy?