Duck Weed?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Oddyse, Sep 13, 2011.

  1. Oddyse

    Oddyse Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hey guys , just wondering if duckweed is safe for ducks to eat? I know it might be a stupid question but better safe than sorry. Im going to add it to my filter and its probably going to end up in the pond so I thought I would check. Cheers guys [​IMG]
     
  2. jdywntr

    jdywntr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am pretty sure that it is. I used to have it in my pond and the fish would eat it. So, I would think that it would be.
     
  3. featherfinder

    featherfinder Runner Lover

    Yes it is safe for ducks. Ducks can practically live off of it becuase of how fast it grows.
     
  4. sydney13

    sydney13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not only is it safe but they love it and it's also very healthy for them. It grows like crazy and is very high in protein.
     
  5. BoutrosBoutrosGalusGalus

    BoutrosBoutrosGalusGalus Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They love it, I grow some using their "duck water" from their kiddie pool and toss it in their water occasionally. They eat it right up.

    I used to have 2 big totes growing it but it is an invasive species so I cut back on growing it. Plus the mosquito control was kind of annoying.
     
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2011
  6. Oddyse

    Oddyse Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks guys, Il get some I think! Thank you again [​IMG]
     
  7. jamband

    jamband Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its def safe but I would watch the crowd they are hanging with:p
     
  8. ChickInDelight

    ChickInDelight Never an Empty Nest

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    Enhances colors!
     
  9. galgo98

    galgo98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Took me a couple seconds.... [​IMG]
     

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