Australian Langshan emerged in 1950 as a popular breed across much of the Australian continent. Shortly after the great variety was created, breeders from New...
Bantam – small chicken
What is the difference between chicken and bantam ?
They’re both chicken, the size is the only difference.
Bantam is a small domestic chicken variety, a miniature version of a member of a standard breed, or a “real bantam” without a larger counterpart.
Bantams are grouped according to type or physical appearance into six classes;
- Modern Game
- Single Comb Clean Legged
- Rose Comb Clean Legged
- Feather Legged
- All Other Comb Clean Legged
The Orloff bantam breed is one of the rare breeds. In the early 20s, Rudolf Barth started to outbred the Orloff bantam . Due to a lack of space, he had to hand...
Nankin bantam is probably the oldest of all true bantam breeds with no more variety. It is a true small breed with no standard counterpart and one of the...
Rosecomb is thought to have come from the port of Bantam in Java. In the Netherlands, this breed is still called Java Bantam. The German Standard refers to...
Pekin Bantam ; China, introduced in Germany in 1886. The first Cochins bantam came to Germany as early as 1886 and probably also to Switzerland around 1890...