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About the Plymouth Rock Chicken | TBN Ranch

The Plymouth Rock, also called the Barred Rock, is an American breed of domestic chicken. It is a dual-purpose hardy breed, raised both for meat and eggs. This friendly sweet breed has a single comb with five points; the comb, wattles and ear-lobes are bright red. The legs are yellow … Continue reading

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A Guide to Different Colored Chicken Eggs

by Lisa Steele | Countryside Daily Raise These Chicken Breeds for a Colorful Egg Basket I’d like to share some chicken breeds you can raise to get different colored chicken eggs — no artificial dyes required! Add these breeds to your flock … Continue reading

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Eggs of Many Colors, How and Why

How do Blue Eggs Become Blue (Instead of White or Brown)? by My Pet Chicken Whereas the brown color of an egg is laid on the outside of the shell, the blue color actually goes all the way through the … Continue reading

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Leghorn

The Leghorn originated in Italy. The color varieties were developed in Great Britain, America, and Denmark. These birds are probably the best known breed of chicken, and without a doubt produce the majority of the world’s white eggs.  Females weigh … Continue reading

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