Written in 1910, this classic publication on Runner Ducks contains all the basics on raising Runner Ducks from hatching eggs. Included are details on the use of incubators, raising ducklings in a brooder, how to feed and care for ducklings, how to feed ducks for egg production, feeding ducklings for meat purposes, and housing ducks. Mr. Yoder's book also discusses the history of the Runner Duck and how he raises and breeds them. Also included was Mr. Yoder's duck and poultry catalog, which also includes some basic information on several breeds of poultry including Minorcas, Rhode Island Reds and also the Belgian Hare Rabbits which he raised.
Lavishly illustrated. One of the only books ever written on Runner Ducks.
Note: This edition is a perfect facsimile of the original edition and is not set in a modern typeface. As a result, some type characters and images might suffer from slight imperfections or minor shadows in the page background.