raising ducks

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What do you wish you'd done differently with your duck housing?

So now that it is winter, I'm learning a lot about duck pen management. One of my biggest problems is that the water they spill out of their 5 gal turns...

What Do Ducks Eat? What To Feed Ducks and What Not To Feed Them

Before getting ducks, you might be asking yourself What do ducks eat? Check out this list of what to feed ducks and what not to feed ducks!

Duck Pond Filter & Shower with lots of pictures.

Here it is! The long awaited instructions on how to make a filter and shower for your quackers. Sorry it took so long, but I wanted to work out all of the...

37 Free DIY Duck House / Coop Plans & Ideas that You Can Easily Build

Do you want to build a duck house or coop for your new ducks? Here are 37 of the best free DIY duck house plans we've collected from all over the net.

5 Tips You Should Know About Building Ponds – My Best Rock Landscaping Ideas

12 Necessities For Raising Backyard Ducks - The Ox Mama

So you're thinking about raising backyard ducks?! You're awesome! Here's a free shopping list printable to help you shop for these 12 necessities!

Quail Farming on a Small Homestead

You'll love raising backyard ducks, but there are some very important things you need to consider before getting started.

Duck Breeds: 14 Breeds YOU Could Own and Their Facts at a Glance

14 Duck Breeds at a glance telling you their breed characteristics, temperament, amount of eggs laid a year, interesting facts, broodiness, size and which birds make a good meat bird. Great pictures included and information about mixing duck breeds.

How to Make Your Own Homemade Layer Feed | Stone Family Farmstead

Learn how to make your own homemade non-GMO whole grain layer feed for your flock.

How to Train Ducks

How to Train Ducks. It may come as a surprise, but ducks are actually quite trainable. With the right motivation and a little patience, you can teach your pet ducks to free range and return to their pens on their own, become comfortable...

Duck Drinking Water Bucket Homesteading DIY Project | The Homestead Survival

This Duck Drinking Water Bucket Homesteading DIY Project is a great way to reduce "messy duckies" watering location. For duck lovers, they know what they

Ducklings & Niacin - The Cape Coop

Niacin is a vital nutrient that ducklings need to grow strong & healthy bones. It's easy to supplement your duckling's diet! Ducklings & Niacin