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8 Best Chicken Breeds for Homestead #poultry

8 Best Chicken Breeds for Homestead (I'd add Rhode Island Red to this list. We do have a Dominique. They do love the cold weather -- she's always first out of the coop in the morning.

Blue Cochin...hoping to get one of these out of my new chix!  *fingers crossed*

Blue Cochin Chicken (Gracie's Chickens)- can't wait to see if Marshmallow looks like this!

also cold hardy and danny says that is one beautiful chic

Day-Old Chicks: Light Brahma

Poules Barnevelder

The Barnevelder is a medium heavy breed of chicken named after the Dutch town of Barneveld. It is a cross of century Dutch landrace chickens with Asian breeds imported to Europe in the mid-late century such as the Brahma, Cochin, Croad Langshan and Malay.

Chickens are useful to eat ants, spiders, snails, slugs and all kinds of bugs I…

Chickens in rustic doorway, Provence, France My 2 favorite things. Interesting doors and chickens!

Unbelievable...all that is wonderous is found in nature. This is a Silver-Laced Sebright Bantam - Picture courtesy of Mark Robinson, UK.

malformalady: “ A Silver-Laced Sebright Bantam hen. There are two types of Sebright bantams; the gold-laced and the silver-laced bantam. The former have, as their name indicates, a pure golden color;