Tag: Poultry

Duck Land

Cooler weather means I have started my projects and I am thrilled. My first project is a new duck pen. Pictures to come. I am wrapping the ducks pen around the outside of my dog fence. They will still have the protection of the… Continue Reading “Duck Land”

Soft Hearted Farming

When I decided I would be starting a hobby farm with my husband, I knew I had a weakness. I am soft hearted when it comes to animals. I always have been. So as many of you know we ended up with five drakes.… Continue Reading “Soft Hearted Farming”

The Odds Were Not in Our Favor

We wanted ducks for several reasons. The biggest reason is that I love ducks. The other reasons is we were thinking that we would sell eggs. It was cheaper and quite frankly more exciting to go to tractor supply and pick up ducklings. I… Continue Reading “The Odds Were Not in Our Favor”

Daisy Duke

We have been anxiously awaiting the arrival of full adult feathers so we could tell them apart and properly name them. To our shock, Daisy is not Daisy. You see, we were told when we rescued her she was a mallard. Except then as… Continue Reading “Daisy Duke”

Oh the Ducks!

I have been searching for solutions for what we need for our ducks. They have been in a temporary enclosure since we got them. Well, at first, they were in a brooder, aka our bath tub. I can’t believe how much bigger they are… Continue Reading “Oh the Ducks!”