The Kingston Public Library and edible South Shore and South Coast Magazine
present South Shore Locavores
Duck Duck Goose (turkey and chicken too!)
September 19, 2013
In the Old Colony Library Network:
Hatching and brooding your own chicks: chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, guinea fowl, by Gail Damerow, 2013.
The illustrated guide to ducks, geese and other domestic fowl: how to choose them, how to keep them by Celia Lewis, 2012.
Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer, 2009.
Animal, vegetable, miracle: a year of food life by Barbara Kingsolver, 2007.
Food, Inc. (DVD) produced by Robert Kenner. Documentary.
The Locavores Dilemma: in praise of the 10,000 mile diet by Pierre Desrochers, 2012.
Websites and organizations:
copicutfarms.com Copicut Farms in Dartmouth
denbestenfarm.com Den Besten Farm. Custom slaughterhouse.
mass.gov/agr/massgrown/turkey.htm Turkey farms in Massachusetts.
smallfarm.org/main/special_projects/mppu Mobile poultry processing in MA.
gracelinks.org/media/pdf/questions_to_ask_poultry_ho_20100114.pdf Questions to ask a poultry farmer.
eatwild.com/healthbenefits.htm Health benefits of grass-fed products.
farmaid.org Factory vs. family farming.
Articles of Interest:
York, Helene. “The Best Kind of Chicken Farming.” The Atlantic, June 6, 2011.
Ragovin, Helene. “Tufts program brings local poultry farming back to Massachusetts.”Tufts Nutrition Magazine , Winter 2010. now.tufts.edu/articles/local-birds-start-finish
Bedard, Megan. “ Food Inc. chicken farmer goes roque-says good-bye to factory farms.” wakingtimes.com/goodbye-factory-farm-food-inc-chicken-farmer-goes-rogue/
Pollan, Michael.”Profiles in Courage on Animal Welfare.” The New York Times “On the Table” Blog, May 29, 2006. michaelpollan.com/articles-archive/profiles-in- courageoanimalwelfare/
foodnetwork.com/topics/duck/index.html Recipes for cooking with duck.
npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=17336306 How to cook your goose.