Did you Know?
The 1st Poultry Exhibition in the United States was held 11/14/1849
There were 219 exhibitors, 1023 birds, and over 10,000 visitors.
That "Standard" chickens weigh 4~7 pounds depending on the
breed and the sex (roosters weigh more than hens).
"Bantam" chickens - which are the same as standard chickens
only smaller - weighing 1~2 pounds.Silkies ~ Feather Legged Bantams ~ weightsSilkies come in bearded and non bearded varieties, recognized colors
Cock 36 oz. Cockerel 32 oz.
Hen 32 oz. Pullet 28 oz.
are Black, Blue, Buff, Gray, White, Splash & Partridge.