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Old 03-06-2015, 05:56 PM
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Can I feed kohlrabi to my budgies?

Well I have actually , because I have read that in many places on the web I can.

Now a woman is saying to me I cant because it too much starch in it, is it true, is it bad?

I know its not very much nutrition in it.

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Now she is accusing me that I don't take care of my birds and saying that I think it's okay to let them have too high blood pressure and blood sugar because I feed my budgies kohlrabi.. Well, well..
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Vegetables | How Many Calories Counter - Part 9
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Please have a look at this

Vegetables | How Many Calories Counter - Part 9
Did anyone else not know what half of these veggies were?
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Here is a good webpage

Nutrition Facts and Analysis for Kohlrabi, raw

it says there is no starch in it.

but there are sugars

here is one of my fav web pages

Cookery Book - Barrie's Budgerigar's

he mentions kohlrabi in the middle of the page.
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Elma I am positive you would not feed your birds anything that is bad or not good for them. This other lady sounds quite rude to me If you have found the proof then print it out and show her.
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Thank you Susan. I would never do that. I love my birds.
I did, she wont listen.

I tried..

oh well.

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