lamona chicken

Poultry Profile: Get to Know the Lamona

The Lamona, created in the early 20th century, is a high-quality, dual-purpose chicken breed. Lamona hens typically lay more than 200 eggs a year.

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7 Goose Breeds To Consider For Your Farm

Whether you seek egg production, meat, a guard animal or companions with strong personalities, one or more of these goose breeds might fit in your flock.

Cayuga Duck

Cayuga Duck

The Cayuga is a prolific duck and can lay 100 to 150 eggs per year. They are known for their flavorful meat, ideal in dishes such as duck confit.

Ancona Chicken

Ancona Chickens

This hardy and vigorous Ancona chicken is a year-round layer of white eggs.

Redcap chicken

Redcap Chickens

The dual-purpose Redcap chicken breed is a former favorite of the farmer’s wife. Hens lay 120 to 180 white (slightly tinted) eggs yearly and it has a long history of being a great provider of meat.