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Avian Influenza Prevention Zone

8 Dec

Ducks day one

Avian Influenza Prevention Zone in England, Scotland and Wales By now there can’t be many duck or poultry keepers who don’t know about the avian flue prevention zone measures brought in by Defra. For keepers of small numbers of chickens, the prevention zone measures are fairly easy to implement, if not requiring a little more […]

Our adventure keeping ducks begins…

8 Jan

Duck feed

When the electric fence arrived this week, it really hit home that this was actually happening. We are finally going to be keeping ducks! We have talked about it a lot over the past year or so, but there always seemed to be some other priority – another job to do on the house, another […]