Crevecoeur
Origin:
France
Egg Color:
White
Egg Size:
Medium
Avg # eggs:
50/yr
Comb:
Vcomb
Standard Cock Size:
3.60 kg
Standard Hen Size:
3.00 kg
Bantam Cock Size:
0.85 kg
Bantam Hen Size:
0.74 kg

Crevecoeur

The Crevecoeur chicken is an older breed originally from France, where it was named after a small town in Normandy called Crève-Coeur en Ange. They are solid black in color, with distinctive "v" combs and crests. The males have beards. The breed have peaceful temperaments.

References

  1. http://www.livestockconservancy.org/index.php/heritage/internal/crevecoeur