Tag Archives: Eggs

White Leghorn Chicken Breed- 300 eggs per chicken

White Leghorn Chicken Breed Picture

White Leghorn Chicken Breed

The White Leghorn chicken breed originated in the Leghorn district of Italy. They were brought to the United States in the mid 1800’s on Spanish ships who sold their extra stock once arriving.

Barnevelder Chicken Breed

Barnevelder Chicken Breed Picture

Barnevelder Chicken Breed

The Barnevelder Chicken Breed is a very colorful breed and one of the most popular breeds in Holland.

Australorp Chicken Breed

Australorp Chicken Breed Picture

Australorp Chicken Breed

The Australorp chicken breed come from Black Orpingtons bed in the 1880s. Ausralorps were first bred in England and developed further in Australia as a dual purpose chicken. Australorp chicken breeds have been known to produce 339 eggs per chicken in a single year!