These unique heritage chicken breeds range from distinctive to off the wall, and they can be difficult to find. But, for many, theyâ€™re worth the time and effort to track down.
These chicken breeds are excellent foragers, and when allowed to free-range, they’ll do their part to supplement their dietâ€”saving you money on feed.
I have a Rhode Island Red. Is it true they are one of the nicest chicken breeds? And would the roosters likely end up hurting the other hens or baby chicks? â€”Jansen Fuller