Old Type Rhode Island Red chicken

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The rich, reddish-black plumage and red comb of the "Old-Type" Rhode Island Red chicken is an iconic symbol of American agriculture. It is a successful dual-purpose bird, and an excellent-tempered farm chicken, with a highly productive brown egg-laying rate.  Since the 1940's, the Rhode Island Red has been selectively bred for more efficient egg production, becoming smaller, lighter colored, and less broody as a result. Of greatest conservation interest are the "Old-Type" Rhode Island Reds, which are larger, darker, and more broody. The "Old-Type" Rhode Island Red chicken has an incredibly rich flavor that is most appropriate for (and best released in) stews

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Triple R Farm

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  Forest City, NC

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Treasured Haven Farm

  Rush City, MN    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

TREASURED HAVEN FARM is a Minnesota Century Farm owned by the Johnson Family and is a diverse and multifaceted farm located in the Scenic St. Croix River Valley, an easy hour drive north from the Twin Cities Metro area. (more...)