Apparently ducks are very hardy and require little care. Also, they are foragers - little feed required, natural pest control, do not tear up ground, eat a more diverse assortment of food. Can survive in colder weather & warmer weather.
DIY Plans are available online. I have had my coop for several years and the clean up is so easy! Plus I have never lost a chicken to a predator in this coop. I love looking at it from my kitchen window! Mine is the "Daisy" chicken coop.
Full of Amenities - Backyard Chicken Coops - Southernliving. Carolyn Llorens, an architect, designed this by coop and the by run. The coop door is 18 inches off the floor so the chickens don’t all run out when the door opens. An egg d