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Barred Plymouth Rocks or "Barred Rocks," as they're called, are one of the most popular dual-purpose chickens on small farms today. Their heritage is unclear with reports of different crosses, but what is clear is that they're very friendly, great layers of large brown eggs and able to withstand cold weather quite nicely.

Barred Plymouth Rocks or "Barred Rocks," as they're called, are one of the most popular dual-purpose chickens on small farms today. they're very friendly, great layers of large brown eggs and able to withstand cold weather quite nicely.

Lovwly lady...silver laced wyandotte

Backyard Chicken Product: Day-Old Baby Chicks - Silver Laced Wyandotte - from My Pet Chicken

Fine art bird photography print of a cute little redpoll in the snow by Allison Trentelman.

Fine Art Bird Photography Print "Redpoll in Snow No. 8"

Fine art bird photography print of a redpoll bird in the snow by Allison Trentelman. TITLE : Redpoll in Snow No. 8 SIZE : or

Golden Campine - Chicken Breeds Ideal for Backyard Pets and Eggs on HGTV Campines are originally from Belgium and are fairly good layers of medium-sized white eggs. The solid gold plumage on her head, her white ears, the barred plumage on her body and her upright tail make this golden variety hen named Jenny a strikingly beautiful bird.   Campines come in two varieties — golden and white. This rare breed is said to date back to the time of Julius Caesar.

Chicken Breeds Ideal for Backyard Pets and Eggs

Golden Campine - Chicken Breeds Ideal for Backyard Pets and Eggs on HGTV

guinea fowl- #PurelyPoultry

My favorite fowl. guinea hen fowl - great for eating insects in the garden without damaging the plants. Good watchdogs too, if anything new comes on the place you hear about it/them! (this includes any snakes too)

Cold weather chickens – 8 things NOT to do to in winter!!...Personally, I think over-warming the coop should be #1 ~ the warmer the coop, the colder it seems outside & the harder it is to acclimate to that cold.  http://blog.mypetchicken.com/2012/11/16/cold-weather-chickens-8-things-not-to-do

Cold weather chickens – 8 things NOT to do to in winter

Cold weather chickens – 8 things NOT to do to in winter!Personally, I think over-warming the coop should be ~ the warmer the coop, the colder it seems outside & the harder it is to acclimate to that cold.

Chicken Breeds from A-Z-love it!  Had to memorize all these for a poultry class

Chicken Breeds from A-Z-love it! Had to memorize all these for a poultry class. Where does one take a poultry class?

Tufted Titmouse  by allison

Bird Photography Print - Bird Print - Print - Bird Art Print - Bird Photo - Woodland Animal Art Print - "Tufted Titmouse in Spring"

Backyard Chicken Product: Day Old Baby Chicks - Golden Buff (Red Star) - from My Pet Chicken

Day-Old Chicks: Golden Buff (Red Star)

Stars are "sex link" chickens, meaning they're bred specifically so that males and females are different colors when they hatch. Females are egg-laying machines that continue to lay well in the heat and cold, when many others slow down.

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