Derbyshire Redcap

Average User Rating:
4/5,
  • Breed Purpose:
    Meat, eggs
    Comb:
    Very large rose comb
    Broodiness:
    n/a
    Climate Tolerance:
    Tolerates cold decently.
    Egg Productivity:
    around 200 a year
    Egg Size:
    large
    Egg Color:
    white
    Breed Temperament:
    n/a
    Breed Colors/Varieties:
    n/a
    Breed Size:
    meduim/large
    Color:
    Red, Orange, iridescent green for roosters.
    Buy URL:
    https://www.omlet.us/breeds/chickens/derbyshire_redcap/
    Facts:
    The exact breeds that contributed to what the breed is today is not known, but some say Golden Spangled Hamburgs, Dorkings, and even Old English Pheasant Fowl.
    Now, they are considered a rare breed and are listed as "vulnerable" by the Rare Breeds Survival Trust of the U.K.
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