EPS-010: Selecting Laying Breeds for Backyard Poultry
laying breeds for poultry information sheet

210550, 15; 242550, 85;
Publication Date: October 2016
Email: ccoufal@poultry.tamu.edu

Product Code: EPS-010

Electronic download only. When selecting laying hens for your backyard, you need to consider what it is that you expect from your chickens. This 6-page document outlines 24 popular breeds for backyard egg production across 7 important characteristics. It also includes contact information for 8 hatcheries from whom birds can be ordered. (6 pp., 25 images) By Gregory Archer.