Poultry

Chickens

Jangmigye chicken

Jangmigye chicken is a breed of long-tail fowl which originated in the Mahan Confederacy area of early Korea (modern North Korea). It is called Ginkkori-Dak in Korea. The strain is raised mainly for function. Even…

Shamo chicken: Japan’s gamefowl

The Shamo chicken is also a difficult feathered Asiatic Game breed originating in Japan. Although the breed was created in Japan, it’s ancestors came from Thailand (which was known as Siam) between the 17th and…

Are Sebright chickens friendly?

Sebright chicken is a beautiful decorative breed originating in the United Kingdom. It is but one of those real bantam chicken breeds. Meaning it isn’t a miniaturized version of big birds, or there is no…

Turkeys

Top 5 Meat Turkeys

Meat Turkeys are purely raised for commercial meat production purpose. Turkeys can be seen in two types one is Heritage Turkey types and other is Commercial turkeys( not heritage breed). There is a big difference…

Black Turkey Characteristics

The Black turkey is from Europe, which was kept for meat production. It is also called in other names like Black Spanish and Norfolk Blacks. They are famous for their calm disposition, rapid growth, and…

Bronze Turkey Characteristics

The delicious flavor in the meat and the beautiful copper bronze plumage make Bronze Turkey stand out from the rest of the Turkey breeds. The Bronze turkey is called for its uncommon color, a shimmering green-bronze that seems metallic in the daylight.…

Ducks

The Extremely rare Abacot Ranger duck

The Abacot Ranger duck is a utility breed that was created for eggs and meat production. It is categorized as a mild weight snowball strain and also called Streicherente and Hooded Ranger. They are friendly…

Alabio duck

Alabio duck is a dual-purpose breed appearing in Indonesia. It is also known as Itik Alabio. It is a popular duck breed in Indonesia and densely populated in South Kalimantan. The Alabio duck is considered…

What age do Pekin ducks lay eggs?

Pekin duck is an old dual-purpose duck breed. It was originated in China and is presently among the most popular commercial duck breeds. It was bred from the mallard in China. Pekin ducks are popular…

Geese

Do Toulouse geese make good pets?

Toulouse geese breed is heavy in dimension and chiefly used for meat production and also for the exhibition. The Toulouse goose is a very old national strain. It was designed in Haute Garonne, in which…

Can African geese fly?

African geese are one of the significant weight breeds that were developed mainly as a meat bird. African goose is not really from Africa. The strain derives from the wild swan goose, just like their…