Phoenix Chickens

The Phoenix is typically kept as an ornamental chicken breed. Hens are not reliable as layers, but they will become broody and make good mothers.

Delaware Chicken

Delaware Chickens

The historical Delaware chicken is a wonderful provider of eggs and tender meat. Hens lay approximately 150 to 200 medium- to rich-brown eggs yearly.

Rosecomb Bantam chicken

Rosecomb Bantam Chickens

The Rosecomb Bantam is an ornamental chicken breed. Hens are not broody and will lay a small number of tiny white eggs.

Faverolles Chicken

Faverolles Chicken

The cuddly Faverolles chicken breed has great dual-purpose qualities and can be trusted around children.

Sebright chicken

Sebright Bantam Chickens

The historical ornamental Sebright Bantam is studied by molecular biologists in hopes of creating a better understanding of the genome of chickens and how traits are passed on. Hens produce tiny white eggs, but they are non-broody and unreliable as layers.

Hamburg Chicken

Hamburg Chickens

The Hamburg chicken is a dependable layer but shy of people. Hens will lay an abundance of small white eggs year-round.

Holland Chickens

The rare Holland chicken is a wonderful dual-purpose breed that thrives in a free-range environment.

Houdan Chicken

Houdan Chickens

The Houdan chicken breed meets dual-purpose criteria as a great layer and table fowl. Hens are good layers of small white eggs, laying well into winter.

Iowa Blue Chickens

The nearly extinct Iowa Blue chicken breed has great dual-purpose qualities.

Minorca chicken

Minorca Chickens

Minorca chickens are known as wonderful layers of large, chalky-white eggs.