Rare Chicken Breed Highlight- The Egyptian Fayoumi Chicken
Posted by CaliforniaHatchery.com on 8/5/2018 to Chickens for Sale and Breed Suggestions
We would like to introduce you to a new chicken breed now offered at californiahatchery.com, the The Egyptian Fayoumi Chicken. Backyard chicken enthusiasts that treasure rare chicken breeds will appreciate this breed for its unique plumage and magnificent foraging and free ranging capabilities. The Egyptian Fayoumi Chicken is truly a splendor for any backyard flock. Originating from Egypt, this breed can be traced throughout history as a favorite within the Mediterranean, having an exceptional tolerance for hot weather and the Mediterranean climate. The Egyptian Fayoumi Chicken lays an abundance of small white eggs and is an excellent selection to highlight your flock.
Best Summertime Chicken Breeds
Chickens for Eggs- Best Egg Laying Chickens
1) Delaware chicken- This breed will usually lay four (4) large brown eggs per week depending on conditions. The breed originates from the United States and will provide a calm and friendly demeanor as one of your backyard chickens.
2) Rhode Island Red Chicken- The Rhode Island Red chicken breed typically lays five (5)extra-large brown eggs per week. This is by far one of our most popular egg laying breeds. This breed is calm and easily handled as part of your backyard chicken flock.
3) White Leghorn chicken- This breed will lay about four (4) large white eggs per week of excellent quality. They are an active and energetic breed that will add some personality to your backyard flock! We highly recommend the white leghorn chicken as one of your primary white egg laying chicken breeds.