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New Hampshire Chicken

New Hampshire Chicken


Other name(s):
 New Hampshire Red; NHR

Scientific name: Gallus gallus domesticus

Country / Place of origin: United States

History: In the early 1900’s the New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Stations sought to create a Rhode Island Red chicken that produced more meat that matured faster. This resulted in the creation of the New Hampshire standard breed. There is also a smaller New Hampshire bantam breed.

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Owners say:
Wonderful:
awesome birds, beautiful bird, excellent layers, 4H project
Interesting:
magnificent hens
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.4 (8)
miranda199354
I was always told that chickens could be somewhat of ...
Review by: miranda199354 (19) October 31, 2013 21:01
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 comment
sdmathis
After moving to the country, my wife and I decided to...
Review by: sdmathis (8) updated September 30, 2013 19:24
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
mustluvdogs7
When I owned a New Hampshire chicken, it was the most...
Review by: mustluvdogs7 (10) July 03, 2012 19:22
  • Currently 100
2.00
immyjay54
This line of New Hampshire was imported back to the U...
Review by: immyjay54 (8) updated March 21, 2012 21:28
  • Currently 100
3.00
dusty jim
Shadow Hills Chickens, come in all kinds and shapes, ...
Review by: dusty jim (4) November 28, 2011 00:32
  • Currently 100
5.00
5 photos

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