rare breeds





5/25/2016
Monticello’s gardens and orchards are world-famous for the fruit and vegetable production. Interestingly, among all his writings, there is very little included by Mr. Jefferson about keeping poultry. But what breeds of chickens might have been on Mulberry Row
3/6/2015
Nankins are a rare breed of bantam chickens that are a worthwhile addition to the backyard flock.
2/18/2015
I took some of my Sumatra Chickens to two poultry shows and this is what happened.
11/15/2014
Alexander Goldberg’s first blog post, introducing himself, his chickens and his concerns for rare and endangered breeds of poultry. Alexander talks about poultry shows, his work with 4H and support for the Livestock Conservancy.
6/13/2013
Preserving rare breeds requires that the animals are successful in having babies. For our poultry, we sometimes find that the mother hen does a better job than the incubator.




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