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  Muscovy ducks at Kintaline Farm Poultry and Waterfowl Centre, Oban, Argyll, Scotland, UK
Muscovy ducks at Kintaline Farm Poultry and Waterfowl Centre, Oban, Argyll, Scotland, UK Welcome to Kintaline Farm Poultry and Waterfowl Centre
Autumn 2007 : Its been a pretty soggy time for some of us this summer, here's hoping for a mellow autumn watching your youngstock grow up, preparing for the winter.
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www.muscovy.co.uk   (409 words)

  
  Burke's Backyard Archives 2000 - Muscovy
Muscovies are easily distinguished from other breeds by their faces which are devoid of feathers, bright red, flashy and carnunculated (lumpy).
Muscovy ducklings, handfed in a domestic situation are not active birds but drakelets if not confined may destroy your garden.
Muscovies will graze the lawn a little and will sample succulent greens but two or three ducks in the average backyard are unlikely to cause much damage.
www.burkesbackyard.com.au /2000/archives/2000/roadtests/birds/muscovy   (816 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : Muscovy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Muscovy (Moscow principality (княжество Московское) to Grand Duchy of Moscow (Великое Княжество Московское) to Russian Tsardom (Царство Русское) is a traditional Western name for the Russian state that existed from the 14th century to the late 17th century.
Muscovy drew people and wealth to the northeastern part of Kievan Rus'; established trade links to the Baltic Sea, the White Sea, and the Caspian Sea and to Siberia; and created a highly centralized and autocratic political system.
Muscovy gained full sovereignty over the ethnically Russian lands about 1480 when the Tatars' Golden Horde overlordship ended officially (see Great standing on the Ugra river), and by the beginning of the 16th century virtually all those lands were united.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /Muscovy   (3666 words)

  
 Muscovy Ducks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Muscovies are the only domestic ducks that are not derived from Mallard stock.
The meat of the Muscovy is unlike that of the other domestic ducks.
In Taiwan and Europe they often use the Mule Duck, a hybrid of the Muscovy with Mallard-derivatives, as a meat bird.
www.feathersite.com /Poultry/Ducks/Musc/BRKScobies.html   (529 words)

  
 Muscovy Ducks
Muscovy are unique because of their bright red crest around their eyes and above the beak.
Some of their characteristics are like the Muscovy as they are large, quiet, slow moving and have long claws but are also like Pekin as they swim well, the males and females are much the same size and they do not fly.
Muscovy are good mothers and hatch and brood their ducklings efficiently.
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 No love lost for Muscovy duck   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Muscovy duck is a bumpy-faced barometer of Southwest Florida's high-flying growth.
Muscovies are among Florida's pre-eminent pond-feeding ducks, making them popular with parkgoers and children, but Audubon members warn that the Muscovy has a mean streak.
Muscovies are aggressive and often saunter in to city streets, holding up traffic and defecating on sidewalks.
www.heraldtribune.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060207/NEWS/602070356   (938 words)

  
 Muscovy Duck - Food Facts & Trivia
The Muscovy Duck is a greenish fl duck with red wattles, found wild in Mexico and northern South America.
The Muscovy was domesticated in South America before the arrival of Columbus.
The Muscovy and the wild Mallard are believed to be the ancestors of all modern domestic ducks.
www.foodreference.com /html/fmuscovyduck.html   (171 words)

  
 World Birding Center | Bird Info - Muscovy Ducks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Similar Species: Wild Muscovy Ducks are overall dark (with greenish gloss on back and secondary flight feathers) and conspicuous white wing coverts on upperwing and underwing.
The domestic Muscovy is well established in urban areas throughout the Valley.
Although a small percentage of these domestic birds superficially resemble wild Muscovy Ducks, most show patches of white on head and body and have a redder face.
www.worldbirdingcenter.org /bird_info/muscovy_duck.phtml   (189 words)

  
 Muscovy Duck Breasts with Pomegranate-Wine Sauce Recipe at Epicurious.com
Muscovy duck is the leanest of all domesticated duck breeds, yet tender and full-flavored.
This technique makes it even leaner by first rendering the fat from the skin (which also makes it deliciously crisp).
If you don't find Muscovy duck in stores, order it online from dartangnan.com or grimaud.com.
www.epicurious.com /recipes/recipe_views/views/231292   (459 words)

  
 - Muscovy Duck - Stonewall Kitchen
Muscovy Drake Breast: Duck that is unique, meaty and flavorful.
Muscovy Confit of Duck Leg: Slowly simmered in rendered duck fat in the traditional French way, producing the most tender, yet still robust flavor.
Muscovy Confit of Duck Leg - 160 oz.
www.stonewallkitchen.com /prdsell.aspx?L0=SpecialtyFoods&L1=Dining&L2=MuscovyDuck   (192 words)

  
 ››› buch.de - bücher - versandkostenfrei - North-East Passage to Muscovy: Stephen Borough and the ...
North-East Passage to Muscovy: Stephen Borough and the First Tudor Explorations
He undertook to find a north-east passage to China and the riches of the Orient.
The book explores these important voyages, the motivation behind them, the geographical knowledge acquired on the voyage which put England in the forefront of cartography.
www.buch.de /buch/06393/050_north_east_passage_to_muscovy_stephen_borough_and_the_first_tudor_explorations.html   (150 words)

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