Gray Partridge aka English Partridgde aka Hungarian Partridge aka Hun (Perdix perdix) | Gray-brown ground bird with rufous face and throat | Body complexly barred and streaked with red and white | Dark red belly patch | Legs and feet are yellow-orange | Prefers to walk rather than fly | Introduced to North America as a game bird in the early 1900s.
Name That Poultry game in MasterChef Australia 4 (2012) _ Hint: Use size of plate to approximate size of birds.Answer is 1. Chicken 2. Duck 3. Quail 4. Turkey 5. Squab (Pigeon) 6. Spatchcock (Poussin) 7. Partridge 8. Guineafowl 9. Goose 10. Muttonbird
Farmland birds show rapid decline - Farmland birds are at their lowest levels since records began, according to government figures. Numbers of birds such as grey partridge, turtle dove and the starling are down more than 85% since 1970s.