Nutritional Needs of Mixed Flocks with Baby Birds

Baby chicks, ducks, turkeys and geese in the grass

I’m sure we have all wondered if a flock feed is the right choice for our birds.  Or, maybe you went to your local feed store to get chicks and ended up with a few baby ducks in the mix too.  That may have made you wonder, “What feed is best for my flock now?”  […]

Mixed Flock 101: Can You Raise Ducks & Chickens Together?

chicks and ducks in the grass

Haven’t we all been tempted?  You have done your research.  You know what types of chicks that you are going to get.  You go to the farm store to get your new babies and you see the bin of baby ducks.  They are so cute so you start to wonder if you should get a […]

How to Feed Your Baby Ducks

two ducklings laying in the grass

Very few baby animals are cuter than baby ducks. Baby goats might have a very slight edge on the cuteness scale, but baby ducks are right near the top!! It is really hard to resist baby ducks when we see them in our local farm stores. Their little quacks and their adorable little duck feet […]

How to Care For and Raise Backyard Ducks

a duck and her baby ducks in the backyard

Raising Ducks – Needs, Nutrition, and Benefits When it comes to baby animals, it’s hard to find anything cuter than a baby duck.  Those sweet little baby ducks can become VERY HARD TO RESIST when you start thinking about establishing or adding to your flock.  Ducks are wonderful additions to any backyard flock but they […]