The Egg-Cellent Guide to Chicken Breeds

Reading up on chicken breeds can be a rather overwhelming task to say the least; with hundreds of different breeds in existence varying in size, shape, characteristics and appearance, its easy to get confused between an Ancona and Ameraucana.

We’ve put together a visualisation of some of the most common chicken breeds, detailing important information such as country of origin, size and egg-laying figures, cleverly named “The Egg-Cellent Guide to Chicken Breeds”:


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The Egg-Cellent Guide to Chicken Breeds – An infographic on Chicken Breeds by Wells Poultry


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The Egg-cellent guide to chicken breeds
A visual guide to common poultry breeds and their uses


  1. Stacie

    marans are good eating – fast growing heavy birds

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