do i have all of the right information on cambell ducks

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  1. shanezoobuild

    shanezoobuild Out Of The Brooder

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    Campbell Duck
    I’m designing a community farm and I was wondering if you could do both or one of the following for me and either answer a few questions I have and or read over my care sheet and tell me if there’s any wrong information or things you would do differently.

    Questions
    Duck cost
    Brooder height
    Aspergillosis treatment
    Aflatoxin treatment
    Botulism treatment

    Write up
    Campbell Duck

    Special care

    Access to swimming for cleanliness
    Temperament
    Males need to be separate if not mating
    Disease symptoms

    Cost
    Egg cost 4$
    Duckling cost 6.50$
    Duck cost
    First 2 weeks feed amount 1lb
    2 weeks to 8 weeks 20lb
    Up keep feed amount 8.6lb per month

    Enclosure

    Size
    3sf
    Height
    24 inches
    Fence type
    Wire cage, wire pen
    Shelter

    Small barn
    Equipment
    Food,water,grit and calcium dish. Pool by choice

    Terrain

    Grass
    Diet

    Feed type

    Duck or chicken feed 18%
    Amount
    24 hours
    Minerals/other

    Grit, calcium
    Breeding

    Sexing

    Males colour, females brown
    Ratio
    1-4
    Age

    Female 8 weeks, male 13 weeks, stops 2 years
    Season
    Yearly with 14 hour lighting
    Diet
    Calcium dish or layer feed without males
    Eggs

    Clutch size and numbers per year

    Yearly 14 hour lighting
    Collecting time
    Morning
    Storing
    7 days, room temperature, 75 humidity
    Hatch time
    28 days
    Incubation temp
    100
    Humidity
    60
    Candling
    Every 5 days
    Stop turning
    25
    Lock down
    80
    Move to brooder
    Dry
    Male to female hatch rate
    1 male-5 females
    Brooder
    Size

    .5 sf
    Height

    Temperature decreasing

    5f for 8 weeks
    Feed type length
    Chick starter 8 weeks then grower or layer if no males are in cage if males are in than add calcium dish

    Water dishes
    Marbles
    Special nutrients
    Grit
    Grow out pen

    Size

    3 sf
    Feed type length
    Maintainer for non-egg layers and males, layer for females
    Butcher


    Butcher age
    8 weeks
     
  2. Amiga

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  3. NZDuckNewbies

    NZDuckNewbies Out Of The Brooder

    There's some good looking info on here. I don't know a lot myself yet, though I'm considering how to separate my male seeing as they are free range, it's difficult
     

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