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By including roughage as an ingredient with a nutritional value, the total ration for laying hens can be optimised with benefits for both the environment, animal welfare and product quality. Photo: Janne Hansen

2012.08.29 | Food

Hens eat hemp – and love it!

Hens eat hemp, but no – you do not get high from eating their eggs! Hemp is included as one of the roughages for hens that scientists are testing for its nutritional value.