Category Archives: ducks

Duck Eggs!

Our small propane-powered Swedish refrigerator (chosen because it’s silent!) is over-flowing in duck eggs. Our Easter Egger hens (Turtle and Kooshie) are five years old, and lay at a serene pace. Our Serama hens are forever broody. Our three female … Continue reading

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Starting to plan our farm

So, we’re having a passive solar bermed home built in the Pacific Northwest.  You might not think that this would be a sensible venture (how often does the sun shine amidst cloud cover and rain?).  But we have great southern … Continue reading

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QuackStar

QuackStar was a funny duck.  He decided to join our family on May 31, 2009.  We were pretty startled when a day old duckling ran up to us!  We quickly became good friends.  He would follow us around the house, … Continue reading

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Poultry show!

We went to a poultry show today!  Here are a few of the millions of pictures I took! This Call duck was adorable! A true Ameraucana (bantam)! She was very interested and alert. Lovely to see. I just loved this … Continue reading

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Okay, this blog is looking good! Time to write something!

After some very basic customizing, I think it’s time to tell you a little about my birds!  I have 14 hens ( if I did the math right!) and one adorable rooster.  I also had a duck for a while … Continue reading

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