Stocking density of growout pen for muscovy ducks?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by estaswick, Aug 12, 2014.

  1. estaswick

    estaswick In the Brooder

    Jun 16, 2013
    Curious what you guys stock your muscovies at for growout to 16 weeks. I currently have 25 4week olds in a 32 sq foot garden bed but they are quickly outgrowing it. Waiting for another garden bed to finish producing to move half of them. Does a stocking density of 3 sq ft per bird seem too low. I might clear out a 3rd bed at about 10 weeks.

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