It’s easy to hatch your own ducklings at home, with a very high success rate. Here’s how we hatch out hundreds of vigorous, fluffy ducklings every year.
Ducks are waterfowl birds. By the very name, you would understand that they NEED water. They crave water. They love water. Keeping a flock of ducks happy with swimming is fairly easy. Some put out a plastic kiddie pool, and some have special ponds for their ducks. But, do ducks really need a pool or […]
Adding ducks to our homestead was a natural step after chickens. Well, at least to us it was. We wanted some personality, some different meat and a variety of eggs in case we decided to sell them. It was mind boggling to us how different they were in the beginning, and how fun they are […]
We love our ducks on our homestead. They have a quirky personality that makes them so much fun to watch. When their tails wriggle or they waddle all over, quacking to each other, that makes more entertainment than any TV show to me. Low maintenance, fresh eggs and fun…what more could you ask for? Raising […]
Having backyard ducks is a great way to get eggs, entertainment and quality compost. But, when it comes to a duck’s health, knowing WHAT should you feed ducks is important. Keeping your ducks healthy will result in longer life, better quality eggs and even MORE eggs laid. Ducks that get sick or are malnourished tend […]
Since starting this blog, I have received numerous opportunities to branch out and try new things. I was invited to participate in a gardening blog series this summer with some very talented ladies. I also co-host a weekly blog hop with some of the best home renovators and tablescapers out there. I’ve also been running […]