What Are Peacocks Good For?

What do peacocks keep away?

Do not feed peacocks and hit them when you can with water.

You can protect garden beds with wire fencing and run fluttering brightly colored streamers over any planting spaces.

The fowl can fly over a fence, but the streamers may scare them away if they dare try..

Why are peacocks so expensive?

Peahen(Peacocks) only lay during the breeding season and they only produce few eggs, usually 4 to 8 a year, just enough to hatch one small series of chicks. Because they lay very few eggs per year that is why the eggs are expensive.

Are peacocks dangerous?

Peafowl, and peacocks especially, are known to be aggressive, fiercely territorial birds. Peahens who have laid eggs will attack anyone who gets too close to their nest, and peacocks – who prefer to keep a harem of peahens to themselves when mating – will attack other males when they feel encroached upon.

Why do people raise peacocks?

In addition, peafowl consume a variety of insects, as well as snakes, amphibians and rodents. So some people use them to help keep pest populations under control. However, peacocks will also consume flowers, vegetables and other items on your property that you may not be so happy about.

Do peacock eggs taste good?

Each peacock egg is about three times bigger than large chicken egg. One peacock egg makes a perfect omelet. They taste pretty like a chicken egg, but with a bit of a gamey bite to them. They are incredibly delicious.

Are peacocks good to eat?

I can imagine some people will feel slightly shocked at the thought of consuming such a bird as the peacock. Please read this first: eating peacock meat is not forbidden. … The result was delicious (and the meat more tender). Peacocks were not the only birds to be served as subtleties.