Ancona
Origin:
Uk
Egg Color:
Blue
Egg Size:
Large
Avg # eggs:
260/yr
Standard Cock Size:
2.80 kg
Standard Hen Size:
2.40 kg

Ancona

The Ancona duck is a breed of domestic duck that are related to the Indian runner, Magpie and Dutch hookbill ducks. They are calm and the females make good egg layers. The ducklings are a yellow color with spots or speckles.

References

  1. http://www.livestockconservancy.org/index.php/heritage/internal/anconaduck
  2. https://boondockers.sharepoint.com/Pages/Poultry.aspx