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How to get your ducks to like you: three tips

Do you have pet or egg laying ducks? Want to get your ducks to like you? Here are three tips from expert duck whisperers. …

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Are you ready to abandon your Easter ducklings yet?

If you got Easter ducklings (or ducklings any other time of the year) then realized they're more than you can handle, here's what to do...…

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Ducks Gardening

Top 10 Garden Plants For Chickens and Ducks

Want to raise happy, healthy backyard poultry? Here are our top 10 garden plants for chickens or ducks that you can grow in your garden. …

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Ducks Gardening

How to build a backyard pond with a DIY biofilter

Want to build a beautiful backyard pond with a DIY biofilter? Here's how!…

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Where to Buy Organic Duck Feed (& Duckling Feed)

Got ducks? Thinking about getting ducks? Here's helpful information about the nutrition they need and where to find organic duck feed. …

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How to tell if your ducks are laying eggs

How can you tell which of your ducks are laying eggs or are about to lay eggs so you can make sure they're getting proper nutrition? Here's how...…

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Duck Health Guide: First Aid Kit Items, Tips and Recommended Reading

Got ducks? Great! As with any pet or production animal, there’s a good chance¬†that your feathered family members will get sick or injured at some point. This article is intended to help you figure out what’s wrong, what to…

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5 Facts You Need to Know About Duck Eggs

5 interesting facts about duck eggs you can use to impress your friends or become a better cook. …

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When Life Gives You Japanese Beetles, Make Duck Eggs

An effective organic control method for Japanese Beetles...that makes eggs!…

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Raising Ducks: how to integrate Ducks into your Urban Farm or Backyard

updated October 18, 2016 A presentation prepared for the 2015 South Carolina Organization for Organic Living’s (SCOOL) annual conference, CULTIVATE portion of the conference In March 2015 we gave a presentation on raising ducks for backyard or small farm…

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Ducks In Depth

Realizations From Killing and Eating An Animal We Raised Ourselves

What lessons about life did we learn from the death of our duck? The answers may surprise you.…

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Our First Duck Eggs… Plus Some Egg-Laying Tips

Our oldest Welsh Harlequin duck, Lady Margaret Thrasher, laid her first eggs today! …

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A Fowl Battle: Ducks vs Chickens

Ducks vs chickens: find out which type of fowl comes out ahead in a side-by-side comparison for backyard (or farmyard) egg production. …