Quacking the Case: Understanding What to Feed Your Ducks

2024-06-13T16:21:55-07:00

Whether you’re raising ducks as pets, for their eggs, meat, or to eventually be released, nutrition is an important part of their lives—and good nutrition will help ducks live healthy lives! It’s true that the nutrition of ducks is similar to chickens, but there are key differences you should know about when deciding what to feed your ducks. If you’re concerned about what to feed your duck at each stage of its life, what not to feed your ducks, differences in diets, and more keep reading to “quack” the case and get your questions answered!   Basics of Duck Nutrition

Quacking the Case: Understanding What to Feed Your Ducks2024-06-13T16:21:55-07:00

Backyard Ducks: A Quack-tastic Guide to Basic Care

2023-07-19T13:28:30-07:00

When it comes to keeping backyard poultry, chickens have long been the “go-to choice” for most poultry enthusiasts. However, over the past few years, there has been a significant increase in the popularity of backyard ducks. These quacky and charismatic creatures not only make excellent pets but also offer a plethora of benefits to the garden and its environment. In addition, while ducks (in general) lay fewer eggs than chickens, their eggs are larger and are often described as having a richer flavor. In this article, we'll explore the basic care of backyard ducks while highlighting their similarities and differences

Backyard Ducks: A Quack-tastic Guide to Basic Care2023-07-19T13:28:30-07:00

Raising Backyard Ducks for Eggs

2020-10-22T14:58:24-07:00

When we think about eggs, we often assume that chicken eggs are the only option! However, waterfowl (birds that spend a lot of time in the water) like geese and ducks are often great egg layers, and their eggs carry significant nutritional benefits for human health. In this article, we will share some of these amazing benefits: Duck egg whites are often richer in albumin, a healthy source of protein that our bodies need to function. There is an added benefit too - cakes and other delicious treats made with duck eggs are often fluffier and richer in flavor. Ducks

Raising Backyard Ducks for Eggs2020-10-22T14:58:24-07:00
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