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Bulgarian poultry breeds

post #1 of 6
Thread Starter 

Hy, I represent you the bulgarian poultry breeds:

Black Shumen/Shumenska chicken

http://bulgarianbreeds.dir.bg/_files/t5_4147632.jpg

Origin: old breeds from Bulgaria
Varieties: black
Type: Layer;Fancy
Egg color: white
Productivity: 150-160 eggs
Egg size: 50-52 g
Skin color: white
Earlobes: red
Comb: single
Maturing: early maturing
Weight: rooster-2,0 kg (4,4 pounds), hen-1,5 kg (3,3 pounds)

Stara Zagora/ Starozagorska red chicken

http://bulgarianbreeds.dir.bg/_files/t5_4147619.jpg

Origin:  Bulgaria
Varieties: red
Type: Layer
Egg color: brown
Productivity: 200-220 eggs
Egg size: 56-58 g
Skin color: yellow
Earlobes: red
Comb: single
Maturing: early maturing
Weight: rooster-3,0-3,7 kg (6-7 pounds), hen-2,5 kg (5 pounds)

Nova Zagora / Novozagorska black turkey

http://bulgarianbreeds.dir.bg/_files/t5_4153263.jpg

Origin: old breeds from Bulgaria
Productivity:  30-35 small eggs
Weight: turkey-cock -7,0-9,0 kg (14-18 pounds), turkey-3,0-4,5 kg (6-9 pounds)

White Bulgarian/ Benkovska goose

http://bulgarianbreeds.dir.bg/_files/t5_4153311.jpg

post #2 of 6

Lovely Birds,

thank you for sharing.

Jena.

The Welsh Witch, mother to one insane Border Collie, 2 Comets(Goldfish) and 4 Black Rock Beauties, and now 3 Copper Blue Marans and 2 White Splash Marans.  Ohhh and 2 sons (all grown up so I need something else to keep me busy).
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The Welsh Witch, mother to one insane Border Collie, 2 Comets(Goldfish) and 4 Black Rock Beauties, and now 3 Copper Blue Marans and 2 White Splash Marans.  Ohhh and 2 sons (all grown up so I need something else to keep me busy).
Official Member of the Sir Opa/Sam (The Great Knight) Fan club..
www.LilacCottage.etsy.com
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post #3 of 6

Post from Bulgaria, Response from Wales.

It's World Wide BYC!

Nice Poultry

Former keeper of hens, life isn't much fun without chickens... but

 

"With God, ALL things are possible."

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Former keeper of hens, life isn't much fun without chickens... but

 

"With God, ALL things are possible."

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post #4 of 6

And a response from Arizona,

we almost made it all the way around.

thumbsup

Jena.

The Welsh Witch, mother to one insane Border Collie, 2 Comets(Goldfish) and 4 Black Rock Beauties, and now 3 Copper Blue Marans and 2 White Splash Marans.  Ohhh and 2 sons (all grown up so I need something else to keep me busy).
Official Member of the Sir Opa/Sam (The Great Knight) Fan club..
www.LilacCottage.etsy.com
Reply
The Welsh Witch, mother to one insane Border Collie, 2 Comets(Goldfish) and 4 Black Rock Beauties, and now 3 Copper Blue Marans and 2 White Splash Marans.  Ohhh and 2 sons (all grown up so I need something else to keep me busy).
Official Member of the Sir Opa/Sam (The Great Knight) Fan club..
www.LilacCottage.etsy.com
Reply
post #5 of 6

dobre doshul v BYC dr-lukanov Azsum bulgarin ,koyto jivee v USA.Ot mnogo vreme se pitam dali oshte pazim 4ernata shumenska.Znam 4e predi se pazeshe v nyakakuv tsentur po ptitsevudstvo v Stara Zagora.Minalata godina si byah v Bulgariya i iskah da kupya yaytsa ili pilentsa no ne mojah da gi namerya.Radvam se da ima idrug bulgarin v sayta.Jelaya ti vsi4ko dobro Vasil

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Thread Starter 

Hello, this is an article on  Bulgarian poultry breeds:

http://www.aviculture-europe.nl/indexUK.html


Thank you  Wanda Zwart and Elly, without whose help this article would not be truth!

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