I

Cayenne pepper..... 2 parts

Allspice............ 4 parts

Ginger............. 6 parts

Powder and mix well together. A teaspoonful to be mixed with every pound of food, and fed 2 or 3 times a week. Also feed fresh meat, finely chopped.

II

Powdered egg shells.. 4 parts

Powdered capsicum.. 4 parts

Sulphate of iron..... 4 parts

Powdered Fœnugreek 2 parts

Powdered black pepper.............. 1 part

Sand............... 2 parts

Powdered dog biscuit 6 parts

A tablespoonful to be mixed with sufficient meal or porridge to feed 20 hens.

Lice Powders

I

Sulphur............   4    ounces

Tobacco dust.......   6    ounces

Cedar oil...........     1/4 ounce

White hellebore.....   4    ounces

Crude naphthol.....   1    ounce

Powdered chalk, q. s.  2    pounds

II

Sulphur............   1 ounce

Carbolic acid.......     1/4 ounce

Crude naphthol.....   1 ounce

Powdered chalk.....   1 pound