'Poultry Breeds' is a fresh field guide of feathered friends with stunning photos highlighting the beauty and unique attributes of 104 chicken, duck, goose, and turkey breeds. Each profile outlines the bird's history, physical characteristics, and common uses, with specially noted fun facts sprinkled throughout. This pocket-size, browseable guide is easy to use, and author Carol Ekarius knows her birds: she has been writing about livestock for nearly 20 years and has raised her own for decades.
About the Author
Carol Ekarius is the co-author of 'The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook', 'The Field Guide to Fleece', and 'Storey's Guide to Raising Sheep', and she is 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'.