Duck Facts

Welsh Harlequin Ducks lay 240 to 330 eggs per year.
They are excellent foragers and are a more colorful and slightly larger offshoot of the Khaki Campbell duck breed. Average weight of mature drakes is 5.5 lbs, and 5 lbs for ducks.

Ancona ducks lay 210 to 280 eggs per year and are excellent foragers. Average weight of mature drakes is 6.5 lbs, and 6 lbs for ducks.

Saxony ducks lay 190 to 240 eggs per year and are good foragers, and a gourmet meat bird. Average weight of mature drakes is 9 lbs, and 8 lbs for ducks.

Khaki Campbell ducks lay on average around 300 eggs per year, which along with the Welsh Harlequins makes them some of the best egg laying farm animals. Average weight of mature drakes is 4.5 lbs, and 4 lbs for ducks.

Silver Appleyard ducks lay between 200-270 eggs per year. Average weight of mature drakes is 9 lbs, and 8 lbs for ducks.

Miniature Silver Appleyard ducks lay between 50-125 eggs per year. Average weight of mature drakes is 2.2 lbs, and 2 lbs for ducks.

Ducks have some of the best animal feed to protein conversion rates of any farm animals.