Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds Book
From the Back Cover
More than 128 birds strut their stuff across the pages of Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds Books, the ultimate primer for farmers and fancies alike. Admire the handsome black and white plumage of Lakenvelder roosters, read the fascinating history of the Blue Hens of Delaware, and marvel at the petite size and toylike appearance of Call ducks. And if you’re curious to know which heritage turkeys are making a comeback, look no further.
This definitive guide to North American barnyard and wild fowl includes a brief history of each breed, detailed descriptions of identifying characteristics, and colorful photography that celebrates the birds’ quirky personalities and charming good looks. If it’s fowl facts and photos you want, you’ll find them all here.
- Paperback: 288 pages
- Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC; 1 edition (May 30, 2007)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1580176674
- ISBN-13: 978-1580176675
- Product Dimensions: 8.6 x 0.8 x 10.9 inches
Price : $18.14
About the Author
Carol Ekarius is the coauthor of The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook, The Field Guide to Fleece, and Storey’s Guide to Raising Sheep, and the author of several books including Small-Scale Livestock Farming, Storey’s Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds, and Storey’s Illustrated Breed Guide to Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs. She lives in the mountains of Colorado.