Egyptian Fayoumi: Egg Laying, Broodiness, and Temperament

Egyptian Fayoumi: Egg Laying, Broodiness, and Temperament

Fayoumi is an Egyptian breed of chicken that derived from ancient jungle fowl and is believed to have been around during the days of the Egyptian Pharaohs. Though Fayoumi chickens have been raised along the Nile River for centuries, and have been in North America since 1940, these small, independent, amazing chickens are still relatively […]

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Brahma Chicken: Size, Egg Laying, Height and More…

Brahma Chicken Size, Egg Laying, Height and More Blog Cover

The majestic Brahma is an old breed with its roots far back in time; as with many heritage breeds, the exact genetic makeup of this bird is unknown. Historians have reconstructed the likely origins of this noble bird from clues left in the poultry books and journals of the 1800s. Famed for its size and […]

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Jersey Giant: Size, Egg Laying, Colors, Temperament and More…

Jersey Giant Size, Egg Laying, Colors and Temperament Blog Cover

The Jersey Giant breed is very aptly named. It is the largest purebred chicken in the US and probably the world! The only other breed that comes close are the Brahmas’ – we will discuss them in a future article. Once seen, this splendid bird is unlikely to be forgotten since their size alone makes […]

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