Buckeye
Origin:
North America
Egg Color:
Brown
Egg Size:
Large
Avg # eggs:
180/yr
Climate:
Cold
Comb:
Pea
Standard Cock Size:
4.10 kg
Standard Hen Size:
3.00 kg
Bantam Cock Size:
0.97 kg
Bantam Hen Size:
0.80 kg

Buckeye

The Buckeye is a U.S., dual-purpose chicken breed developed in 1896. The breed lays brown eggs and is a mahogany color with black tail features. It is a cold-hardy chicken that looks very similar to the Rhode Island Red.

References

  1. American Buckeye Club - http://americanbuckeyeclub.blogspot.com/p/breed-history.html