They say that ducks are the “new chickens” – it seems backyard farmers all over the country are beginning to enjoy the pleasure of keeping ducks. If you are thinking about adding some ducks to your life, check out some of these popular duck breeds!
Over the years ducks have been bred for different purposes, primarily meat production and egg production. If you plan to raise ducks on your homestead, it is important to choose a duck breed that best suits your particular needs. Whether you are looking for a meat duck, a layer, or a dual purpose duck, here’s […]
Muscovys and Mallards are 2 breeds that can fly. It would be heartbreaking for the small homestead to own either of these breeds, and then go out to feed them one day only to have them disappear. If you have a larger homestead with lots of room, Muscovys would be a great breed as they […]