Links to Related Sites
- Safety of Duck and Goose.(http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fact_Sheets/Duck_&_Goose_from_Farm_to_Table/index.asp) Consumer Education and Information, Food and Safety Inspection Service, USDA .
- U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. 1999. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 13. Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page. (http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/index.html) This site contains extensive data on the nutritional composition of a wide variety of foods, including duck and duck eggs.
- U.S. Poultry & Egg Association. (http://www.poultryegg.org) A source of information on the poultry industry in general, education, food safety, etc.
- Poultry Science Association. (http://www.poultryscience.org) The Poultry Science Association is a professional organization of educators, scientist, extension specialist, administrators and producers. The association publishes "Poultry Science" a peer reviewed scientific journal.
- British Poultry Science. (http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/carfax/00071668.html) Another excellent publication containing papers on both basic and applied poultry research.
- Watt Publishing. (http://www.wattnet.com) Publisher of poultry magazines. Site includes a poultry information network.
- National Academy Press. (http://www.nap.edu/index.html) Publishers for the National Academies. A convient site for searching for and ordering publications on poultry related topics.
- King Cole Ducks Limited. Located at Aurora, Ontario, Canada, King Cole is the largest Canadian supplier of whole duck, duck breast and other duck products. King Cole products are featured on a web site by Cypress Bay Ventures Ltd. (http://www.kingcoleducks.com/).
- Brome Lake Ducks. This almost 100 year-old commercial duck farm (established 1914) is located at Knowlton, Quebec, Canada and is featured on a web site by Balcorp Limited. (http://www.bromelakeducks.com/).
- LUV-A-DUCK. (http://www.luvaduck.com/) A leading commercial duck producer in Australia. The site contains information about LUV-A-DUCK, its products and duck recipes.
- Metzer Farms. (http://www.metzerfarms.com) This is an informative web site by John Metzer of Metzer Farms, Gonzales, CA. In addition to a description on the various breeds of ducks and geese and other products available from Metzer Farms, a good amount of additional information of interest to duck keepers is provided.
- Silver Hill Foods. (http://www.silverhillfoods.com/) Silver Hill Foods is a fully integrated family owned duck company. Founded over 40 years ago by Ronnie and Lyla Steele in Emyvale, Co. Monaghan. The site has an interesting duck recipe page.
- Weifang Legang Foods. (http://www.legang.com/index.htm) This duck breeding (Cherry Valley SM3), hatching duck processing company, located near Weifang in Shandong Province, is the largest of its kind in China and one of the largest in the world.
- Cherry Valley. (http://www.cherryvalley.co.uk/) Based in England at Rothwell, Cherry Valley is recognized as world leader in integrated duck production, and a developer of improved genetic stock.
- Maple Leaf Farms. (http://www.mapleleaffarms.com/) Maple Leaf Farms is the largest producer of duckling in North America. This Indiana based duck operation is noted for its progress in product development and duck breeding.
- Grimaud Farms. (http://www.grimaud.com/) Grimaud Farms is known for the development of improved lines of Muscovy ducks.
- Culver Duck Farm. (http://www.culverduck.com/) This site contains information on the duck industry, duck recipes, etc., in addition to a description of Culver ducks.
- Reichardt Duck Farm. (http://www.reichardtduckfarm.com/) Site of a duck farm in the Petaluma foothills of Sanoma County, California, established in 1901.
- American Association of Avian Pathologists (http://www.aaap.info) National organization for veterinary practitioners, diagnosticians, researchers, and students interested in poultry health and performance.
- Department of Population Health - University of Georgia (http://www.vet.uga.edu/populationhealth/) An interdisciplinary department at the College of Veterinary Medicine which provides research, service, and instructional activities focused on the health and management of populations of animals.
- United States Department of Agriculture USDA - Animal and Plant Health Inspection Services(http://www.aphis.usda.gov/animal_health/vet_biologics/) The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is a multi-faceted USDA agency with a broad mission area that includes finding ways to protect and improve the health, quality, and marketability of our nation's animals, animal products, and veterinary biologics. APHIS regulates veterinary biologics (vaccines, bacterins, antisera, diagnostic kits, and other products of biological origin) to ensure that the veterinary biologics available for the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of animal diseases are pure, safe, potent, and effective. This work is done by APHIS' Center for Veterinary Biologics.