It is absolutely no secret that I’m obsessed with raising backyard chickens However, it may surprise you that those sweet little baby chicks weren’t the first ones to pull on my heartstrings! I was all about raising ducks! In fact, the kids sure didn’t have to work too hard for me to cave Honestly? At that point, I had no idea on how to raise anything with feathers My sister had a cockatiel
Ducks are cute and fun fowl to keep on your homestead They lay big, delicious duck eggs that are perfect for baking, they are funny, and cute! They’re also very, very, very messy A common question when it comes to raising ducks, is do ducks need a body of water? Here’s what you need to know about ducks when it comes to water!
All fowl need clean, fresh water to drink Ducks need a lot of water though – and they make a huge mess with it Be prepared for soaked bedding minutes after giving them clean water! It’s