Dec 2012- geese and planning for 2013

geese for hawks In the past 2 months we’ve had two hawk episodes with our laying ducks. 2 too many. Nothing happened to the ducks, but we can’t have hawks dive bombing the ducks and freaking them out. Freaked out ducks will not lay eggs, and we need them to lay those precious eggs! The first incident happened in October, while we were in the midst of harvesting our last group of Bubsters (our organic broiler chickens who grow so massive we gave them an affectionate “brand” name.) Hawks are stealthy. Turkeys are observant. The turkeys all started to chip-peep-click … Continue reading Dec 2012- geese and planning for 2013