How Much Protein Do Ducks Really Need?
A baffling question with many answers, the protein needs of ducks depend on breed, age, their purpose, whether they forage or not, and more...
Pekin Duck: America’s Most Popular Dual-Purpose Breed
Although the Pekin duck is a multi-purpose breed for egg production and meat, and it makes a good pet duck as well, it is definitely the top duck meat breed
Everything You Need to Know about Duck Molting and Care
Understanding the molting process of your ducks are not as straighforward as with chickens. We dive into the reasons for duck molting and when to expect it.
5 Ways to Use Duck Poop to Enrich Your Edible Landscape Soil
Living on a homestead you quickly learn to recycle. But did you know that duck poop can be a gold mine of fertilizer goodness to use for your garden? More nutrient-rich than chicken droppings, these smart ways to use duck poop will have your plants bursting with growth. See how to manage these fertilizer powerhouses.
Understanding Backyard Duck's Behavior
Part of the reason ducks are so fun to keep as pets is they have such fun personalities! Check out my guide to understanding your duck's behavior
What Do I Need to Keep my Ducks Happy in Winter?
In harsh, cold climates there are some simple tactics for keeping things hospitable in the duck coop. Winter care of ducks isn't hard, but it does change a bit during the cold season!