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:  Copicut Farms in Dartmouth   Den Besten Farm. Custom slaughterhouse.  Turkey farms in Massachusetts.  Mobile poultry processing in MA.  Questions to ask a poultry farmer.  Health benefits of grass-fed products.   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.   

Bedard, Megan. “ Food Inc. chicken farmer goes roque-says good-bye to factory farms.”

Pollan, Michael.”Profiles in Courage on Animal Welfare.” The New York Times “On the Table” Blog, May 29, 2006. courageoanimalwelfare/   Recipes for cooking with duck.  How to cook your goose.