Ducks: Tending a Small-Scale Flock for Pleasure and Profit (Hobby Farm)
Ducks: Tending a Small-Scale Flock for Pleasure and
Written by hobby farmer Cherie Langlois from Washington state, Ducks is a fantastic overview of these entertaining and adaptable waterfowl. The author begins by asking What do these water-crazy birds have that make them as much an asset to farms as landlubbing poultry?” She provides many answers that defend the virtues and versatility of ducks and argues that the duck is superior to the ubiquitous chicken in many ways. As a zoologist, Langlois has a gift for elucidating the details of the waterfowl’s anatomy, traits and behavior, all revealed in the first chapter Meet the Duck.” She proceeds by leading readers through the process of choosing the right ducks for their hobby farm, considering the various domestic breeds (from bantams to heavyweights) as well as the sex of the birds and number of birds/breeds ideal for beginning a hobby-farm flock. The book offers advice on housing these very adaptable birds that thrive in various climates and regions throughout the world: space requirements, ventilation, flooring, feeders, and fencing. Naturally, ducks need water to thrive in the form of an existing lake, a manmade pond or simple duck pools, all discussed in the housing chapter. The Duck Diet” chapter discusses the nutritional needs of the flock and various feeding op...
- Brand: Silver Dolphin Books
- ASIN: 1933958162
- UPC: 731360581624
Fun Express Farm Animal Rubber Ducks Duckies Party Favors - 12 Pieces
Fun Express Farm Animal Rubber Ducks Duckies Party
Hosting a kids birthday party with a farm animal theme? Imagine the fun kids and adults will have with these. Use them as decorations and let each guest take one home or fill goody bags. You'll receive an assortment of pigs, cows, farmer (old McDonald), horses, chickens, and roosters, for a total of 12. They don't squeak, but they do have a tiny hole in their beak for squirting water. These make great party favors, use as cake toppers, or just fun to play with. Each measures approx 2" x 2". They do not float upright.
- Brand: Fun Express
- ASIN: B000VKYADW
- UPC: 783329745219
Domestic Duck Production: Science and Practice
Domestic Duck Production: Science and
This is a paper version of the successful book on duck production. Ducks are kept for profit in a great diversity of circumstances in both temperate and tropical climates. Outlining the biology of the domestic duck, this book also combines the authors' considerable practical and scientific experience to provide quantitative descriptions of nutritional and environmental effects on growing and breeding ducks, as well as practical advice on husbandry, housing and management. It is an essential resource for duck industry practitioners, researchers, and students.
- ASIN: 1845939557
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey and Donald Have a Farm (Disney Storybook (eBook))
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey and Donald Have a
Mickey’s surprise for the Clubhouse is a trip to the farm! But where are all the animals? To keep the bugs away from his prize petunias, Farmer Pete has been using his powerful windmill, but it blew all the farm animals away! The gang heads off to find them in this exciting adventure.
- ASIN: B009G81LFU
On the Farm (Bright Baby Touch and Feel)
HappyMomentsClub Mini 14" Duck Farm Animal Balloon 6pcs
HappyMomentsClub Mini 14" Duck Farm Animal Balloon
14 inch Duck farm animal balloon Perfect for the little ones' birthday party and other children event. The cute balloon is 11 inch wide and 11 inch tall after inflated. Animal is printed on both sides of the balloon. Cannot be floated with helium. The mini balloon can be filled with air by a straw or hand-pump.
- Color: Yellow
- Brand: HappyMomentsClub
- ASIN: B0784T2VWM
- UPC: 710627580969
GOA Kids - Goats of Anarchy: Polly and Her Duck Costume: + The true story of a little blind rescue goat
GOA Kids - Goats of Anarchy: Polly and
From the Goats of Anarchy farmyard comes Polly and Her Duck Costume! The true story of a little blind goat named Polly finding acceptance and love in her new home will warm the hearts of children and parents everywhere.Polly and Her Duck Costume tells the story of Polly the goat, who was taken in by Leanne Lauricella, rescuer of farmyard animals and founder of the immensely popular Instagram account The Goats of Anarchy. Polly has some trouble adapting to her new life until her new mom gives her a warm and fuzzy duck costume, which turns out to be the perfect fit! Follow along with Polly as she finds love with her new family, gains confidence, and makes new friends with other goats, pigs, and many more animals around the yard. The perfect tale to inspire and delight animal lovers, and to teach children about disabilities and acceptance, Polly and Her Duck Costume pairs beautiful illustrations with a truly heartwarming tale readers of all ages will adore.
- Brand: AMERICAN WEST BOOKS
- ASIN: 163322418X
Eyelike Stickers: On the Farm
Baby's First Farm Animal Friends Duck 13" Soft Body Machine Washable Singing Baby Doll for Boys and Girls 12 Months+
Hobby Farm Animals: A Comprehensive Guide to Raising Chickens, Ducks, Rabbits, Goats, Pigs, Sheep, and Cattle
Hobby Farm Animals: A Comprehensive Guide to Raising
Eggs, meat, milk, wool, fur, feathers, and some priceless bucolic bliss. No hobby farm is complete without critters possibly a small herd peppering the field or a microflock flapping around the hen house or pond. A single information-packed volume with everything a hobby farmer needs to know about farm animals, this new comprehensive manual to selecting, caring for, and breeding livestock brings forth the expertise of six hobby farmers, each of whom has real-life on-the-farm experience with the animals she discusses. Whether you’re contemplating adding a small herd of sheep or goats to your existing hobby farm or you’ve always wondered about the benefits of raising angora rabbits or Muscovy ducks, Livestock for Your Hobby Farm provides the kind of guidance you need to begin a herd or flock and expand your pens and fencing. With exhaustive detail, the authors offer complete coverage of chickens, ducks, goats, sheep, cattle, pigs, and rabbits, including the housing, health-care, special needs, advantages and challenges of each.-Extensive sections devoted to the seven major farm animals, including profiles of the most popular breeds and varieties-Detailed how-to chapters on the care, handling, feeding, health, and safety of each animal-Special chapters devoted to the breeding a...
- Brand: I5 Press
- ASIN: 1620081520
Homesteading Birds Farm: How To Raise Ducks, Chickens, And Quails On Your Farm
Homesteading Birds Farm: How To Raise Ducks, Chickens,
Homesteading Birds Farm: How To Raise Ducks, Chickens, And Quails On Your Farm Book 1: Raising Quails Naturally: Learn How To Equip A Quail Coop And Raise Healthy Quails Are you wanting to be self sufficient and are considering keeping chickens in your backyard? Before you do you need to take a look at this guide to raising quails. You’ll be surprised at how easy it can be to raise quails and enjoy their eggs, meat or simply breed them. These birds are generally easier to manage than chickens but there are certain precautions that you must take. Their smallness and their ability to fly are two of the most concerning factors. That’s why you need to read this guide; it will help to ensure you build their coop correctly and provide them with everything they need to live happy lives. You may never be able to completely de-stress a quail but with the right approach you can dramatically reduce the stress they are under; and improve their quality of life. At the same time you’ll find a lot of pleasure in looking after them and watching the new arrivals. Book 2: Raising Ducks Naturally: Guide For Beginners On How To Raise Healthy Ducks Without A Pond, How to Feed Them, And Take Care for Them When it comes to foul most people think of chickens as the perfect option for their sma...
- ASIN: 1725186594
Laugh & LearnTM Animal Sounds for Baby
30PCS Farm Animal Party Supplies Hanging Swirls - Barnyard Theme Birthday/Baby Shower Decorations Ceiling Decor
30PCS Farm Animal Party Supplies Hanging Swirls -
The Farm Party theme is a fun one for younger boys and girls. Let's create a unforgettable party with this farm animal hanging decorations! They made of foil and durable paper stock,all card stock are printed double-sided. This farm animal themed set includes 16 single spirals and 14 double spirals. 16pcs single spirals feature metallic foil swirls with double-sided cardstock of Barns, Ducks, Cows, Pigs, Sheeps,Horses, Dogs and Chicks. They will make your party more attractive with a series of animal displays. This hanging swirl is about 36 inches long when you hang it up. You can hang these swirl decorations from the ceiling to deck out your space with eye-catching color. Or, hang them from trees outside so they can swirl and twirl in the breeze. With their stylish spiral shape and vibrant red,gold,green shade, these hanging decorations are sure to give a touch of fun festive to any kids or girls birthday party, baby shower, farm themed party, Barnyard party or celebration event.
- Color: Farm Animal Hanging Decorations
- Brand: JOLLYSTYLE
- ASIN: B07S2RC4CT
- UPC: 015883589092
The Wonky Donkey
Kids will love this cumulative and hysterical read-aloud! "I was walking down the road and I saw . . .A donkey,Hee Haw!And he only had three legs!He was a wonky donkey." Children will be in fits of laughter with this perfect read-aloud tale of an endearing donkey. By the book's final page, readers end up with a spunky, hanky-panky, cranky, stinky, dinky, lanky, honky-tonky, winky wonky donkey! Thank you!
- Brand: SCHOLASTIC INC.
- ASIN: 0545261244
TAMMYFLYFLY Small Pastel Yellow Duckling Plush Stuffed Duck Bird Animal Easter Farm Critters
Duck Plucker: A father and son's funny, crazy, short stories from the farm about raising cattle, horses, hunting, neighbors, friends, and a lifetime of adventures in rural Ohio.
Duck Plucker: A father and son's funny, crazy,
If you like James Herriot and his hilarious farm stories from rural England, you’ll love Ted Martin and his funny farm stories from southwestern Ohio. Ted Martin, Jr. is also the author of Exposing Leadership (Top 20 Leadership Traits) and Life of Pie (self-help book focused on prioritization/organizations skills). He lives in Wilmette, IL with his first wife, Pam, and their four kids: Jack, Leigh, Ford, and Nick. Ted, Jack, Ford and Nick all love the farm; Pam and Leigh detest the lack of hot water for showers.
- ASIN: 0615922740
Farmers Log - Livestock & Equipment Record Book: For Busy Farmers , Ranchers and Folks That Help Them (Small Farms and Homestead Living) (Volume 7)
Farmers Log - Livestock & Equipment Record Book:
What's Inside? Please use the handy "look inside" feature provided by Amazon.What you can do with this log book?This will help you to keep track of your livestock & farming needs while out in the field.You can have this in your utility box or glove compartment ready to use any time.This is just meant to be a handy book to have on hand cause farming is often in the momentbut successful farming takes planning. So this is one tool in your arsenal to help youtrack and stay on top of day to day activities. Use this in conjunction with your electronic software programs as well.This book is: 8.5" x 11" Printed on demand and shipped by Amazon.Need it to lay flat?I have found it helps to go to a printer and have them cut the binding and put this in a notebook if you desire it to lay flat. You are 100% in control of that.We Are Proud To Keep Costs Down For Our Customers!To keep our prices down we have used the MOST COST EFFECTIVE Printing methods so thatyou can benefit with a quality item at a lower cost to you.INSIDE YOU WILL FIND:Business Details PageLivestock Record LogsEquipment Inventory PagesEquipment Repair LogsFarm Expenses PagesFarm Income PagesNotes PagesMonthly Calendar PagesTake a "LOOK INSIDE" To see what the forms look like. Feel free to use the "LOOK INSIDE" feature that Ama...
- ASIN: 1717177298
CollectA Ducklings Figure
This group of yellow Ducklings from CollectA is so detailed and lifelike you can see each feather and blade of grass. This cute little group adds a realistic touch to your child's make-believe farm or barnyard play set. Create a flock of ducks by combining this charming group with CollectA's Male and Female Mallards (each sold separately). This group of Ducklings measures 2.4''L x 1''H and is one of the many beautiful pieces in the CollectA Farm Life Collection. CollectA is known as one of the world's leading manufacturers of the finest scaled replica collections. When they play with these replicas, children learn more about the animals and their environment, while having fun at the same time. Role play encourages the development of your child's imagination and creativity. All CollectA models are individually hand crafted to the highest standards and made with the finest and safest phthalate-free, lead-free materials. Create a natural world in miniature with high quality toy replicas from CollectA. Our mission is to educate collectors and to provide the greatest opportunity for creative play.
- Brand: Collecta
- ASIN: B00DIHKJKI
- UPC: 787551096408
Open the Barn Door (A Chunky Book(R))
Open the Barn Door (A Chunky
From the creator of OPEN THE GARAGE DOOR comes the hit lift-the-flap board book all about your favorite farm animals!Spend a day on the farm and explore all the animal sights and sounds! Featuring 10 lift-the-flaps and a variety of barnyard favorites, including horses, chickens, cows, and pigs, this board book is a fun-filled introduction to life on the farm.
- Color: Multicolor
- Brand: Random House Books for Young Readers
- ASIN: 0679809015
COSMOS Set of 9 Mini Animal Cookie Cutters Molds
The Small-Scale Poultry Flock: An All-Natural Approach to Raising Chickens and Other Fowl for Home and Market Growers
The Small-Scale Poultry Flock: An All-Natural Approach to
The most comprehensive guide to date on raising all-natural poultry for the small-scale farmer, homesteader, and professional grower. The Small-Scale Poultry Flock offers a practical and integrative model for working with chickens and other domestic fowl, based entirely on natural systems. Readers will find information on growing (and sourcing) feed on a small scale, brooding (and breeding) at home, and using poultry as insect and weed managers in the garden and orchard. Ussery's model presents an entirely sustainable system that can be adapted and utilized in a variety of scales, and will prove invaluable for beginner homesteaders, growers looking to incorporate poultry into their farm, or poultry farmers seeking to close their loop. Ussery offers extensive information on: The definition of an integrated poultry flock (imitation of natural systems, integrating patterns, and closing the circle) Everything you need to know about your basic chicken (including distinctive points about anatomy and behavior that are critical to management) Extended information on poultry health and holistic health care, with a focus on prevention Planning your flock (flock size, choosing breeds, fowl useful for egg vs. meat production, sourcing stock) How to breed and brood the flock (including breed...
- Brand: Chelsea Green Publishing
- ASIN: 1603582908
Whole Earth Farms Grain Free, Natural Dry Dog Food
Whole Earth Farms Grain Free, Natural Dry Dog
Whole Earth Farms Grain Free dry dog food recipes provide natural, grain free dog foods with real meat, poultry or fish that support the nutrition needs of your dog. Whole Earth Farms is a wholesome line of naturally nutritious dog food and cat food that offers all the goodness from the earth at a great value. Our Whole Earth Farms dry and wet recipes are cooked in the USA with high quality, natural ingredients that deliver complete and balanced nutrition. These natural recipes are available in both grain free dog food and cat food recipes, as well as healthy whole grain dog food and cat food recipes. Now with more high quality protein, our All-Natural ingredients help support: easier digestibility, less shedding, shinier coat, increased energy, stronger nails and healthier skin. We put in only the good and leave out the rest: no corn, no wheat, no soy, no by-products, no artificial colors and no artificial preservatives. Whole Earth Farms is the perfect choice for pet parents interested in exploring natural pet food.
- Brand: Merrick
- ASIN: B00U3SKGKI
- UPC: 612732868157
The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals: Choose the Best Breeds for Small-Space Farming, Produce Your Own Grass-Fed Meat, Gather Fresh ... Rabbits, Goats, Sheep, Pigs, Cattle, & Bees
The Backyard Homestead Guide to Raising Farm Animals:
Enjoy a weekend breakfast featuring eggs, bacon, and honey from your own chickens, pigs, and bees, or a holiday meal with your own heritage-breed turkey as the main attraction. Gail Damerow covers everything you need to successfully raise your own farm animals, from selecting the right breeds to producing delicious fresh milk, cheese, honey, eggs, and meat. Even with just a small plot of land, you can become more self-sufficient, save money, and enjoy healthy, delicious animal products.
- Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
- ASIN: 1603429697
Collecta Male Mallard Duck
Collecta Male Mallard
CollectA's Mallard Duck (Male) is realistic and lifelike from his bright green head to the feathers of his extended wings. The Mallard makes a wonderful addition to your child's make-believe farm or barnyard play set. Create a family of ducks by adding the Mallard Duck (Female) and Ducklings (sold separately). The 2.4''L x 2''H Mallard Duck (Male) is just one of the many beautifully sculpted birds and animals that make up the CollectA Farm Life Collection. CollectA is known as one of the world's leading manufacturers of the finest scaled replica collections. When they play with these replicas, children learn more about the animals and their environment, while having fun at the same time. Role play encourages the development of your child's imagination and creativity. All CollectA models are individually hand crafted to the highest standards and made with the finest and safest phthalate-free, lead-free materials. Create a natural world in miniature with high quality toy replicas from CollectA. Our mission is to educate collectors and to provide the greatest opportunity for creative play.
- Brand: Collecta
- ASIN: B00DIHJQ7K
Baby Shower Guest Book: Barnyard Theme Guestbook with Advice, Predictions and Keepsake Pages + BONUS Gift Tracker Log | Rustic Red Barn - Farm Animals ... Rooster Duck Goose Donkey (Gender Neutral)
Baby Shower Guest Book: Barnyard Theme Guestbook with
This adorable rustic shower guestbook will coordinate beautifully with your Barnyard and Farm Animals themed shower invitations and event accessories.Your guests will be able to sign their names, leave advice for parents, and write their well wishes for the baby!Each Guest Sign-In page has 3 lined sections: Name, Advice for Parents, Wishes for Baby.BONUS SECTIONS:Card Style Prediction Pages - For guests to add their baby predictions in the cute hand-drawn Mason Jar Prediction Pages (one page per guest).A Gift Log is in the back to help you stay organized and keep track of gifts, making it easy to send thank you cards after your baby shower!Plus 10 pages with pretty frames for keepsakes, pictures, and use as you wish to capture the memories of your special day.Additional images of the back cover and the interior are in the process of being added in the coming days, thank you for your patience! Other Detail:Cover: Soft Durable Velvet TouchDimensions: Square 8.25 x 8.25 inches.Interior: 130 Total Pages (55 Guest Sign-In Sheets + 55 Prediction Jars + 10 Gift Log Tracker Pages + 10 Keepsake Pages).With our love and best wishes on the arrival of your bundle of joy! Aunt Meg and Me
- ASIN: 1070193380
Mickey and Donald Have a Farm - Mickey Mouse Clubhouse - Disney Junior Appisodes
Farm Animals: Ducks (21st Century Junior Library: Farm Animals)
Carhartt Men's Washed Duck Work Dungaree Pant,Desert,38W x 32L
Carhartt Men's Washed Duck Work Dungaree Pant,Desert,38W x
Comfortable, practical and long wearing, carhartt's washed duck work dungaree is made of premium 12-ounce, 100% ring-spun cotton duck. There's a full seat and thigh, plus a fit that sits at the natural waist. The dungaree is outfitted with multiple tool and utility pockets plus a hammer loop. The back pockets are reinforced. And, the 19-inch leg openings fit over work boots. field-tested 12-ounce, heavyweight, 100% ring-spun cotton duck sits at the natural waist full seat and thigh . CARE INSTRUCTIONS :For duck pants, do not use bleach. We recommend you machine wash them on the warm cycle, tumble dry on medium heat, and take them out of the machine promptly once dry
- Color: Desert
- Brand: Carhartt
- ASIN: B000JHFWJI
- UPC: 035481129186
Rhode Island Novelty Farm Barnyard Animal Rubber Duckies | Lot of 12 Assorted |
Duck on a Tractor
Duck on a
David Shannon's wildly popular, award-winning Duck on a Bike left children begging him to tell them another story about Duck after seeing him pictured alongside a shiny red tractor. Now Duck is back and turning the farm upside down! Flushed with the success of his trailblazing bike ride around the farm, Duck decides he's ready to drive the tractor. As in the bestselling Duck on a Bike, all the barnyard animals share their humorous comments as they watch Duck do the unthinkable. Then, one by one, they join him on the tractor for a ride!But what happens when Duck drives the big red tractor through town, past the popular diner where all the locals are having lunch? What will those folks really think when they see Duck and all the other animals riding around on Farmer O'Dell's tractor? Filled with entertaining detail and sly jokes, readers will pore over each picture again and again. Perfect for reading aloud!
- Brand: Blue Sky Press
- ASIN: 0545619416
Fun Express - Rubber Ducky Frosted Sucker for Birthday - Edibles - Sucker & Pop - Suckers & Lollipops - Birthday - 12 Pieces
Muddy Hill Farm Poultry Bucket Feeder for Chickens, Ducks
New Pier One 4pc Set Adorable Farm Animals Pig, Sheep, Rooster and Duck Salad Dessrt Appetizer Plates 8"
Barnyard Dance! (Boynton on Board)
Barnyard Dance! (Boynton on
Everybody sing along—because it's time to do-si-do in the barnyard with a high-spirited animal crew! From Boynton on Board, the bestselling series of board books, here is BARNYARD DANCE, with Sandra Boynton's twirling pigs, fiddle-playing cows, and other unforgettable animals. Extra-big, extra-fat, and extra-fun, BARNYARD DANCE features lively rhyming text and a die-cut cover that reveals the wacky characters inside. Guaranteed to get kids and adults stomping their feet. The "Barnyard Dance! song, performed by John Stey, is available for download. For ages 0-4. Oversized lap edition also available—perfect for reading aloud!
- Color: Blue
- Brand: Workman Publishing Company
- ASIN: 1563054426
- UPC: 019628034427