The number of people / families that are keeping chickens is on the rise. They produce eggs pretty much daily and can be a source of meat when the time arises, but recently I have seen more and more accounts of how ducks are becoming the new chicken.
Ducks can be a perfect addition to your backyard flock if you like to garden and love eggs—and if you hate bugs. Did you know that If you like chicken eggs, you will really love duck eggs. They are even richer and contain more protein, calcium, iron, potassium, and pretty much every major mineral than chicken eggs
I found a really cool website with really good reasons why ducks may be better to keep in a prepared family. For me the biggest advantage is the size of the eggs 🙂 See the full article below: