American Bluefoot

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by TwoSpoon, Jun 2, 2008.

  1. TwoSpoon

    TwoSpoon Hatching

    Jun 2, 2008
    The whole Label Rouge thing piqued my curiosity. Le Bresse chickens, apparently the best in the world, are blue footed and I happened across mention of "the American bluefooted chicken". Anyone know anything about them?
  2. greyfields

    greyfields Crowing

    Mar 15, 2007
    Washington State
    Someone posted something about them perhaps a month ago under a post asking about the "Label Rouge" chickens. But, I cannot remember which forum it was in or the poster's name. I personally know nothing about it, except I'm curious.

    I've had Label Rouge birds in England and I was extremely pleased. In the past year, over 25% of the population in the UK ate a free range broiler at least once (compared with probably 2% here). Market forces are changing the industry on that side of the pond, and for the better in my opinion. Awesome things are going on, so we ought all keep track.

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