FAQ: Don’t geese poop a lot?

Seriously, the deck wasn’t even finished when the geese discovered that it’s a wonderful, safe place to nap.  Known now and forever more as “the poop deck”. Ugh!  Can’t we have anything nice around here? Depending on the source, it’s been suggested that geese poop 1-3 lbs of vegetal matter per day.  Goslings seriously poop…

Suburban Living: The Poultry Pantry

During the winter months when we feed twice a day and require water and buckets to rehydrate food, the Poultry Pantry moves into the kitchen.  From left front to right- Alfalfa cubes, Blue Seal layer pellets, ground oyster shell and the well- utilized vacuum. On the top shelf: left to right- dried meal worms, veterinary…

FAQ: Why do you have geese?

Geese are awesome!  Who wouldn’t love something that smells like a feather pillow?  Ooops. don’t tell them that. We (ahem) don’t talk about the goose down issue here. Reasons to have geese: Feathered friends:  They are friendly beings who are always glad to say “hi”.  They are curious and want to “help” me with my…