The Pekin duck is the most popular breed for eating and they are the most common domestic duck. If managed carefully, they have excellent egg production too. The duck can be processed around 40 days old when it reaches around 7 lb. The Pekin are calm, do not fly, and aren't as motherly as other duck breeds.
- Bird Purpose: Dual Purpose, Meat, Eggs
- Egg Production Rate: Females ONLY; Approximately 150-200 Eggs/Year
- Egg Color: White
- Egg Size: Large
- Bird Characteristics: Extremely Docile, Grow extremely fast, Great breed for new duck owners, Good foragers, Cold hardy with shelter, Can be broody, Do not fly
- Mature Weight: 7 lb.
- Package Quantity: 10 baby ducklings