Hemp Nesting Box Bedding – 140L / 14kg
Hemp bedding is an organic, highly absorbent alternative to inferior animal bedding options that can be harmful to your animals and damaging to the environment. It has a neutral odour and is also a natural pesticide, which will help deter mites, cockroaches and other creepy critters from your coop. This highly absorbent animal bedding is perfect for any chicken or animal lover who wants to keep their coop fresh and clean, without having to change the bedding every second day.
HOLY HEN! Huge Savings On Organic Hemp Bedding!
- 1 x 140 L of Hemp Bedding for $64 – save $35!
- 2 x 140 L of Hemp Bedding for $120 – save $78!
- 3 x 140 L of Hemp Bedding for $168 – save $129!
Comes vacuum packed. Excellent value!
- 3 Chickens = approx 6 months
- 6 Chickens = approx 4 months
- 8 Chickens = approx 3 months
- Chickens will feel calm, clean and relaxed if their coop is lined with the superior cushion support of hemp bedding – they might even spend more time in the nesting boxes and lay you a few extra eggs!
- Hemp bedding only needs to be replaced less regularly compared to other varieties of bedding due to its extremely high absorbency rate
- Your chickens will breathe easily as hemp bedding produce less dust compared to other beddings like straw and wood shavings
- Will keep your coop smelling fresh due to its neutral and natural odour, especially if you add a few drops of eucalyptus oil.
- Hemp is a natural pesticide that will help prevent pests, like mites, flies and other creepy crawlies.
- Save money and the environment by using this using less of this superior quality bedding
- This organically grown product doesn’t rely upon nasty artificial chemicals to grow
- Has twice the absorbency of wood shavings
- Save time cleaning your coop on the weekend due to hemp bedding high absorbency, which needs to be replaced almost three times less than straw
- Can be quickly absorbed into your compost once it has been removed from the coop
- Hemp bedding is available is small sample sized packs, perfect for anyone who isn’t sure if they want to change over straight away
What is hemp bedding made from?
Hemp bedding is made from the stalk or “hurd” of the cannabis plant, which is mulched down into a kind of straw-like texture that is soft, absorbent and natural.
What is hemp?
Hemp is an extremely versatile plant that has been used since ancient times for a variety of reasons- from textiles, to insulation, to rope, just to name a few. It’s a durable plant with a natural inbuilt pesticide that makes it especially easy to grow without relying upon artificial insect repellents or synthetic fertilisers.
What you need to know
Some chicken lovers tend to underestimate to benefits of lining their coop and nesting boxes with quality animal bedding, however, it’s important to realise it is one of the best things you can do for your flock.
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