HELLO! Please tell me, about your experiences with chickens, turkeys & ducks in your garden. Thank y

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by boyss7, Apr 30, 2017.

  1. boyss7

    boyss7 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello! Please tell me, about your experiences with chickens, turkeys & ducks in your garden.
    Can you mix turkeys & ducks only?
    Does anybody knows what turkeys & ducks eat in the wild? (plant names, please)
    Can they eat sagebrush, mezquite pods?
    Do ducks need a pool?
    I will be the parent of the turkeys & ducks, what precautions should I have? or what do I need to do?
    I have experience with chickens, but I don't want to grow them anymore. Saying, that I have a chicken coop, all the supplies (feeders etc)
    Thank you in advance
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You can post on the "turkey thread," for information about them. and on the "Duck thread," as well. You said you don't want chickens anymore, so I overlooked mentioning threads.
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great advice already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     
    Last edited: May 1, 2017
  4. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under boyss7 [​IMG] Welcome!

    This is a link to the Duck Forum: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/42/ducks and this one to the Turkey Forum: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/20/turkeys Diva mentioned.

    As I have no experience with either, I will just wish you all the best.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.
     

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