Organic Farm and Hatchery for Rare Heritage Breeds
Tani Creek Waterfowl provides distinctive ducks and geese for your farm or table. Producing only about 100 ducks and 100 geese a year, we do not ship, and only market in the vicinity of Bainbridge Island, WA.
Latest News: March 27, 2015
New hatching dates are now posted under live waterfowl
Goose eggs are available for on the farm pick-up and can be reserved here.
Tani Creek organic duck eggs can be found at Pane de Amore Bakery, Hitchcock's Deli, & Bay Hay and Feed, all of Bainbridge Island, WA. You can also sample a delicious Tani Creek duck egg fritata at Jakes Pick-Up (High School Rd, Bainbridge Island). Jake makes some tasty food; we encourage you to check it out.
Tani Creek's geese flocks are breeding now and the eggs cometh.
WHAT'S FOR SALE NOW:
EGGS: Duck eggs at Pane de Amore Bakery and Hitchcock's -goose eggs available on farm only and require pre-payment.
HATCHERY: Jumbo Pekings, Harlequins, Shetlands set. Check our live waterfowl page for your hatching dates.
July 2014 -Tani Creek Farm and Brendan McGill of Hitchcock's hosted an "Outstanding in the Field", North American Tour event (over 150 guests on the bank of our main pond). This culinary tour pairs exceptional chefs with exceptional farms across America. We are honored to have hosted this event on July 15 which was a smashing success by all accounts and literally sold out in 5 minutes. The menu featured Tani Creek produce, some 38 Saxony ducks and a delicious duck egg aioli with our own fresh veggies.
If your new to cooking waterfowl, we recommend Hanks's new book "Duck, Duck, Goose" for some great and creative waterfowl recipes.
November, 2013 The Kitsap Hearald published an informative article on local farms producing food for the holidays. The article has some nice photos of Tani Creek American Buffs and young Embdens. Here's the link: http://www.northkitsapherald.com/lifestyle/232125481.html
October, 2013. Smoked Tani Creek geese was a big hit at the Tom Douglas / Futurewise event on October 15. In support of Futurewise, this event featured local farm food prepared by Seattle's top chefs. Brendan McGill of Hitchcocks's smoked several of our heritage geese varieties for this charity gala providing possibly the most unique and delicious food on the diverse menu. Check out futurewise.org and help preserve local farmland.
Tani Creek Waterfowl Farm is dedicated to preserving heritage breeds of geese and ducks. Our waterfowl display the virtues of an agricultural past, here today. Please check back regularly for new site additions including informative blogs, and product galleries but look no further for certified organic, rare heritage geese and ducks.
100% Organic Hatchery:
Shetland geese, American geese, Embden geese, Saxony ducks and Welsh Harlequin ducks -and new breeds coming for 2015.
Waterfowl can be reserved by pre-order and will be available from birth in the spring through approximately 20 weeks of age. Adult breeders sometimes available.
100% Organic Farm:
Freshly butchered or frozen Organic Geese, whole roasters/smokers, 3 breeds available, distinct in flavor, texture and size,
Freshly butchered or frozen Organic Duck, whole roasters/smokers. New for 2014 organic Muscovy duck.