The Orpington chicken breed is a family favorite because of its friendly personality, ability to lay lots of brown eggs and raise its chicks.
The White Leghorn chicken breed is the top producer for white eggs in the US. If you have space for the White Leghorn, consider keeping one.
We take a closer look at two of the most popular “red” breeds and compare the Rhode Island Reds and New Hampshire Reds.
The Black Jersey Giant chicken remains one of the top dual-purpose breeds today. Read more about how the largest domesticated chicken breed was developed.
A breed spotlight on the Ameraucana chicken breed. This highly sought after blue egg-laying breed comes in a variety of color options.
Our heritage chicken breed series continues with the Wyandotte breed. Read about how this heritage breed got its name and traits that make it a good choice.