Posts Tagged ‘khaki campbell’

We have really had a good time with these ducks. They are extremely hardy and require less supplemental heat than baby chicks. I think if we watched closely enough we could actually see these guys growing. They greedily run from the food back the water..and back to the food again. The sound they make when […]

Duck, Duck, Duck…..Silkie!

Posted: 2nd March 2013 by Joe Prepper in Animals, On The Homestead
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We have been looking for some Silkie’s to raise. After reading what good broody mothers they can be, we decided to raise a few up to be  surrogate moms when needed. I was particularly curious as to how they would do raising guinea fowl keets as I have seen this done with good results. We […]