What should I due with all the exess duckies!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by pringle, Oct 19, 2009.

  1. pringle

    pringle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 16, 2009
    Pepperell,MA
    Well I ordered from IDEAL,im gonna get 3 female mallards/1 male and a female pekin.im also getting 2 chicks but this doesnt concern them.They are due next wednesday as baby duckies and im very exited!theres 1 question though,what will I do with all the baby duckies there gonna hatch out!Do you think I could sell them at farmers market?Or what,will the local feed store take them or no?If the mallard crosses with the pekin I think ill keep those ones and raise them for meat.But the pure breed mallards I have nooooooo idea any suggestions?
     
  2. neferset

    neferset Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are you planning to incubate or expecting them to brood? They may not provide any chicks, but they may give you a lot of fertile eggs. If so, you could sell them here. Or use them to cook with.
     

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