How many different types of chickens do you think there are? Whatever your answer we bet it’s a lot more than you can actually name.
We seem to consider different breeds of cow much more than we do other animals, think Angus or Hereford beef and you know what we mean. Can you do the same for chicken? Probably not.
That’s why this infographic from Wells Poultry is so useful, it lists a number of different breeds of chicken from all over the world with details on their egg laying capabilities and what they’re actually used for.
There are 27 different breeds of chicken featured on the infographic, how many do you actually know?
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