Category Archives: Chicken Breeds

The Marans Chicken and the Chocolate Egg


The Marans chicken is one of the most unique and rare breeds of chicken on the market. They’re known best for their deep, beautiful, chocolate colored eggs. They have recently become one of the most popular and sought after breeds by hobby egg farmers.

The Versatility of Wyandotte Chickens

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Wyandotte chickens are an extremely popular backyard breed of chicken, and for good reason. This dual purpose, winter hardy, brown egg layers is named for a Native American Tribe who lived primarily in upstate New York and Ontario, Canada.