Chooky's ANZAC Crumble - A Protein Treat For Your Chickens!

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Kassandra Smith

Senior Editor • Backyard Chicken Coops

Last Updated: 22 July 2020

Treat your chicken flock to a lovely and super easy to make ANZAC crumble! This mix is packed with protein from mealworms, calcium, fibre and protein from oats AND good fats from coconut oil! If you have a moulting hen, a slow layer or just want to watch your girls go bananas for their breakfast, this crumble will deliver!

Check out our recipe video below and get clucking on your own Chooky's ANZAC Crumble today!

Anzac crumble protein mix for chickens

You will need: 

  • 1 cup rolled oats
  • 3 spoons dried mealworms
  • 4 spoons coconut oil
  • 1/2 cup water


  • Mix oats, mealworms and coconut oil together until combined
  • Add water and combine until mix has crumbly consistency
  • Serve to your girls!

Chickens eating anzac crumble protein mix

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