Waterfowl such as ducks and geese need access to water for bathing, to keep their feathers healthy, and keep the nasal cavities clear.
Nutritional deficiencies in waterfowl can be prevented and corrected. Learn symptoms and remedies for nutritional issues in ducks and geese.
The Swedish duck breed is a medium-class duck with an average adult weight of 6.5 to 8 pounds. Currently, the only color variety of the Swedish that the American Poultry Association recognizes is the Blue Swedish.
Raising waterfowl is such a rewarding experience! Nothing is more exciting than watching your ducklings, and goslings start from little balls of fluff and turn into stunning birds in your flock.
Let your broody duck hatch ducklings for you. Read about some best practices in caring for a broody duck and her ducklings.
The Cayuga duck breed is quiet, friendly, good at producing eggs and meat and can raise their own ducklings for your homestead.