Clucking away

I picked up Novembers copy of Grow Your Own magazine the other day as a friend had told me that there was something in it that could be of interest to me. Now I 'consume' huge quantities of gardening literature, in part because I do book reviews for Country & Border Life magazine as part …

Chicken Nugget – The Indian Runner Duck (….ok, so its not a chicken)

The Indian Runner first appeared in this country around 1850 when a sea captain brought some to Whitehaven in Cumbria. They are believed to originate from India though some references state Malaya as its source. The ‘runner’ aspect comes about exactly as would be expected, they run and don’t waddle like most other ducks, with …