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Buckeye At A Glance
Egg Size: medium
Eggs per week: 3
Additional Buckeye Facts and Information
Color Variations: Nut Brown
Comb Type(s): Pea
Skin Color: Yellow skin, yellow shanks
Earlobe Color: Red
History: Only purebred chicken in the US developed by a woman, Nettie Metcalf, originating from Warren, Ohio (the Buckeye state). She intended to create a breed that could be productive through harsh Midwest winters.
Additional Notes: Resemble the Rhode Island Red breed, particularly the hens, except Buckeyes have a line of gray on the back feathers to distinguish them.