Tag Archives: feed

Wintertime Flock Nutrition

Wintertime Flock Nutrition. Feeding a Barred Rock hen by hand in winter.

Ah, ’tis the season…to chow down on every carb that’s not nailed down! Humans store energy during cold weather, but chickens actually crave more protein in their diet to get them through winter. While you’re shopping to stock up on pasta, grains and delicious baked goods, what kinds of feed and supplement are on your […]

Keeping Musts for Spring – and Debunking the Other “S” Word

spring cleaning

Crisp mornings and warm sun. Longer days, daffodils and singing birds mean that spring has finally returned to work. It also means it’s time to clean!

Feeding Fowl: What to Expect

feeding fowl

Feeding fowl might seem straight forward, but depending on your flock and the type of birds you have, you may need some guidance in choosing the right feed!

Should I feed Ducks Bread?

feed ducks bread

Do you want the short, simple, and sweet answer to whether or not you should feed ducks bread? No, Nada, Never – comprende?

So what do I feed a pet duck anyway?

Duck feed comes in a variety of different forms, protein levels and whatnot. Knowing your flock is the first step in getting them the right feed!