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Post by Wessam.agric » 25 Apr 2013, 22:32

Hello everybody I need idea for type chicken without feather in Neck production to resistencia area hot I need any thank for help my it is type be high egg production .

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Post by drfish » 26 Apr 2013, 12:22

Generally speaking, bantams are better than large fowl at coping with heat (less surface area, not as much weight to move about). Heavily feathered birds will struggle to keep cool.

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You can get those large fowl and bantam as far as I know, and I know they are better at dealing with high heat than most chickens.
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