Results 1 to 8 of 8
  1. #1
    Thailand Expat David48atTD's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2016
    Last Online
    @
    Location
    Palace Far from Worries
    Posts
    11,095

    Thousands of ducks released to protect Thai rice fields from pests

    Drone footage has captured a flock of about 10,000 ducks being released towards rice fields in Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, to devour pests such as snails hiding in the rice stubble.

    Clip runs for just over 2 mins ...



    Snails are a pest at the Fish Farm, but not on this scale.

    After they've finished, it's back on the truck and off to the next field.

    Amazing Thailand !
    “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago”

  2. #2
    Custom user Neverna's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Last Online
    @
    Location
    Behind a rhododendron bush
    Posts
    19,091
    Eventually they'll end up on someone's dinner plate somewhere. Delicious.

  3. #3
    Hansum Man! panama hat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Last Online
    Today @ 07:06 PM
    Location
    Way, Way South of the border now - thank God!
    Posts
    23,714
    That is brilliant . . . both as a pesticide and dinner

  4. #4
    Your local I.Q. Monitor
    Hugh Cow's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2015
    Last Online
    Today @ 10:43 AM
    Location
    Qld/Bangkok
    Posts
    2,715
    I had pet ducks as a child. For me eating duck is akin to eating rover.

  5. #5
    Thailand Expat

    Join Date
    Jul 2018
    Last Online
    Today @ 01:41 PM
    Location
    nakhon ratchasima
    Posts
    1,607
    such pests as PARASITE'S.ducks beware.

  6. #6
    Thailand Expat
    TheRealKW's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2019
    Last Online
    Today @ 05:47 PM
    Posts
    3,713
    Thousands of well feed, Thai field ducks for sale.


  7. #7
    Thailand Expat misskit's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Last Online
    @
    Location
    Chiang Mai
    Posts
    32,681
    Can’t help to smile over this one. Great vid.

  8. #8
    Member
    Buckaroo Banzai's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Last Online
    Today @ 07:08 PM
    Location
    My couch
    Posts
    826
    Great video!! Thanks for sharing.
    I am tempted to say that 'they certainly got all their ducks in a row " but it would be corny so I will not . LOL

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •