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Beans / Pulses / Lentils

Discussion in 'Food And Diet' started by DizzyBlue, Jul 31, 2018.

  1. DizzyBlue

    DizzyBlue Administrator Staff Member Admin

    Here are a few other bits and pieces you can feed to your birdie remember all in moderation and it's to add variety to their diet and definitely no salt or baked beans either!

    Suggested grains list for cooking

    Amaranth
    Buckwheat
    Barley
    Brown Rice
    Chickpeas
    Corn (dry, popcorn type)
    Kamut
    Millet
    Oats
    Quinoa
    Spelt
    Triticale
    Wheat

    List of legumes/beans suitable for cooking
    (soak overnight and boil for at least 40 mins all beans. Lentils don't need to be soaked)
    Aduki bean
    Borlotti bean
    Butter bean
    Chickpea
    Haricot
    Kidney bean
    Lentils (any variety)
    Mung bean
    Pinto bean
    Peas
    Soya bean

    Grains, Legumes, Seeds, Nuts suitable for sprouting:
    Barley (whole)
    Buckwheat
    Brown Rice
    Kamut
    Millet
    Oats (whole)
    Spelt
    Triticale
    Wheat
    Amaranth
    Quinoa
    Aduki beans
    Chickpeas (Garbanzo beans)
    Lentils (not split)
    Mung beans
    Peas (dry, whole)
    Alfalfa
    Broccoli
    Cabbage
    Clover
    Chia
    Cress
    Fenugreek
    Flax
    Mustard
    Radish
    Rocket
    Sesame
    Turnip
    Almonds
    Pumpkin seeds
    Sunflower seeds

    Seeds suitable for growing greens/grass
    Barley
    Kamut
    Oats
    Spelt
    Triticale
    Wheat
    Peas
    Sunflower seeds
    Alfalfa
    Broccoli
    Cabbage
    Clover
    Chia
    Cress
    Fenugreek
    Flax
    Mustard
    Radish
    Rocket
    Sesame
    Turnip
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    Lovely picture contribution from another site of what can be used.
     
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