They love oats, yeast, hay, bran, ray bread, barley and other types of grains and they are quite fond of large seed varieties like corn, sunflower seeds, peanuts, and many others. In winter, they feed on the leaves and pods of, and in spring, they consume grasshoppers and the fruit of. The other eye lid is used to clear the dust. In Western Australia, emu movements follow a distinct seasonal pattern – north in summer and south in winter. Feed free choice and several times per day. document.write('
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If the birds are intended for food, the use of some antibiotics and their withdrawal time needs to be considered. A lot of farmers mix their own feed, and this is fine if they These big birds are rather unpretentious. document.write('onMouseOver=" window.status='); Emu birds feed on vegetable food, but they will not give up the animal either. Conservationists hold that emus drink water constantly for 10 minutes.

The emu’s range covers the vast majority of Australia.