§ Mr. Peter Bottomley
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food whether chickens may be fed(a) meat, (b) kitchen scraps or (c) worms.
§ Mrs. Browning
Chickens may be fed meat or kitchen scraps provided they are processed in accordance with the requirements of the Diseases of Animals (Waste Food) Order 1973, as amended. There are no restrictions on the feeding of worms to chickens.