Articles from Onlyducks

People seem to often wonder about ducks and wind. I'm writing this up because I live in a very windy state. Semis routinely blow off the interstate, house trailers blow over and even a McDonald's sign blew over a couple of years ago. Shingles are constantly being torn off the roof. I just put them in a stack and repair the roof as needed. We have high wind warnings a lot, especially in the winter months. I've included a picture of my pomeranian standing nose-first into the wind. She appears...
Fatal last words much of the time, it seems. I live on 5 acres of land and love to garden. The year 2009 was the year of the grasshopper--thousands of them. What to do? Fighting the infestation of hoppers with pesticides is often a lost cause. When I was in high school, my mother had ducks and we would turn them loose in the garden to eat bugs. Yes! Ducks! Wait, how does one procure ducks? Turns out the local feed store had a bulletin board. We ended up with a Pekin and 2 black ducks, all...
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