Altsteirer
Other Names:
Styrian
Origin:
Austria
Egg Color:
White
Egg Size:
Large

Altsteirer

The Altsteirer is a very old, medium-sized, dual purpose breed of chicken, which originated from the Styria region of Austria. It exists in a wide variety of different color patterns. The hens have a calm temperament and lay large white eggs, however they rarely go broody.

References

  1. http://greenfirefarms.com/chicken/altsteirer/
  2. http://justfowlingaround.weebly.com/breed-profiles