yes ducks can and will fly. Some of them. There are plenty of breeds to choose from to raise on a smaller homestead that won’t break your heart, too by flying away! Grab a couple ducklings and get quacking!
As we pursue the dream of making a full-time living from our small homestead, my husband and I spend time each fall, brainstorming ways to keep increasing the profitable income streams generated from our homestead. I’m sure we’re not the only ones! Here’s a list of 52 ways to make money on a small homestead, […]
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 […]
“Homesteading to me means anything that you do to help your family or community to reconnect to traditional skills that help you produce more and consume less. Homesteading is anything that helps to make you more self-sufficient and reconnects you to important basic realities of life such as food production.” Two acres can be hard […]
Not all of us are blessed to have 20 acres, or 10 or even five acres. Some of us may even live in a subdivision with less than an acre surrounded by neighbors. When we lived in Florida, there were eight homes to the acre in our neighborhood. But we still had fruit trees and […]