In my efforts to “reduce, reuse, recycle” and “go green”, I decided to close the cycle on a couple of processes in my garden. First, the ducks require high amounts of calcium and other minerals to create those fabulous egg shells each day. But, those…

Our flock of 14 ducks has slowed production for the winter. We are not adding any lights or extra feed to keep them at high production. We collect 12-18 eggs per week. Meet the flock: The muscovies are our older ducks, about 2 years old.…

To find more females to grow our flock, I scoured the local facebook homestead groups, and local classified ads. However, muscovy ducks are not commonly kept, and so the options were slim. I finally found a listing for a flock of 3 female and 1…